Kerala recently introduced India's first-ever AI (artificial intelligence) school.
About India’s First AI School
- Location: It was launched by Santhigiri Vidhyabhavan in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
- The establishment of this AI school is the result of a collaboration between iLearning Engines (ILE) USA and Vedhik eSchool.
- The school’s curriculum aligns with the National School Accreditation Standards, which are based on the New National Education Policy (NEP 2020).
- The school's unique approach centers on deepening students' understanding of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and advanced technologies, enhancing their learning journey.
- It seamlessly integrates AI components such as machine learning, natural language processing, and data analysis into various educational facets like curriculum design, personalized assessments, and student support.
- It caters to students from 8 to 12 grade with various multifaceted support services. They will get many benefits like support from a multitude of teachers, different test levels, aptitude tests, career planning, memory techniques and counselling.
- Besides academics, this AI system nurtures the skills like interview techniques, group discussion aptitude, mathematical prowess, writing finesse, etiquette, English proficiency and emotional well-being as well.
- It equips its students to prepare for competitive exams like JEE, NEET, CUET, CLAT GMAT and IELTS, for a better higher education.
- It helps students get opportunities for esteemed foreign universities and paves the way for students to pursue their higher studies in foreign countries.
Q1) What is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?
Artificial Intelligence (AI) refers to the simulation of human intelligence in machines that are programmed to think and learn like humans. It encompasses a broad range of technologies and approaches that enable computers and machines to perform tasks that typically require human intelligence, such as understanding natural language, recognizing patterns, solving problems, and making decisions. AI systems are designed to mimic various aspects of human cognition and problem-solving abilities.