Surat : Computer teachers from 15 schools of the city along with teachers of DPS Surat and two students of class VIII participated in “Artificial Intelligence in School Education”, a workshop hosted by DPS Surat on 14 & 15 February 2020 in the school campus.

The workshop was conducted by the resource person, Ms. Deborah Dsouza, from Juana Technologies Private Limited with the objective of building foundation skills of AI that can enable teachers to guide and mentor students. This was a novel platform for all participants to learn about Artificial Intelligence (AI) and how AI can be implemented in the school curriculum as per CBSE guidelines.

The participants were informed of the immense possibilities of AI like creating health care solutions, designing hospitals, improving agriculture, and its significance in almost all spheres of life. The session included activities on AI, Machine Learning and its application, Microsoft Platform in AI, 7 kinds of Intelligence and introduction to Microsoft Block Programming.

The workshop successfully imparted the message that the potential of humans to improve the world through AI is endless, as long as we know how to use it effectively.