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The EdTech News Brief

Jan 6, 2023

ChatGPT has taken the world by storm and, while causing many to rejoice, has caused many in education to panic. In this episode, I go over what it is and what it can do as well as whether you need to worry now and if I think it should be blocked in schools.

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00:00 - INTRO

01:43 - ChatGPT: Intro

03:10 - ChatGPT: What is it?

04:53 - Today’s Sponsor: Smore

05:49 - ChatGPT: What Makes it Different

11:12 -  ChatGPT: Implications for Education

15:19 - ChatGPT: Should We Block It?

17:50 - Dad Joke Time


ChatGPT -

“ChatGPT, Chatbots and Artificial Intelligence in Education - Ditch That Textbook” -

Tony's TikTok Video -

“ChatGPT: Optimizing Language Models for Dialogue” -

“No, ChatGPT Is Not The End Of High School English. But Here’s The Useful Tool It Offers Teachers.” -



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