#285 – AI and the 4 Cs: Communication

Tech Talk For Teachers May 7, 2024 14 min

AI and the 4 Cs: Communication

In today’s episode, we’ll explore how you and your students can use AI tools to improve communication skills. Resources to aid with writing, speaking, and accessibility considerations, as well as multipurpose tools, are shared below.

Paul Beckermann
PreK–12 Digital Learning Specialist
Podcast Host


Here are several highly reviewed, AI-powered writing apps that can take editing assistance to the next level:


There are three areas where accessibility tools, like those listed below, can be especially helpful:


For those wanting feedback on their speaking skills, AI is changing what is possible and providing new options, a few of which are highlighted below:

Multipurpose Tools

Rather than focusing on one aspect of communication, the following tools offer multiple-use functionality and can be helpful in developing a wider variety of communication skills:

For more information about AI, explore the following AVID Open Access article collection: AI in the K–12 Classroom.