An AI Teaching Assistant Helped Students Online and No One Knew The Difference

| July 8, 2019

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During the first few weeks in January, Jill really struggled. This was Knowledge-Based Artificial Intelligence, after all, a course with the goal to “build AI agents capable of human-level intelligence and gain insights into human cognition.” It was also a requirement for graduate students to earn their master’s degree. It’s no surprise then that she needed some coaching, especially since feedback is so critical to student success.

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At Carolina Biological Supply Company, science is our passion. We are committed to finding, developing and supplying superior products and resources for science classrooms everywhere. As your trusted partner in education, we strive to provide innovative, hands-on curriculum resources that meet the latest assessment standards, and more importantly, help you and your students succeed!

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