#297 – Developing District and School AI Policy

Tech Talk For Teachers June 18, 2024 12 min

Developing District and School AI Policy

In today’s episode, we’ll review resources and strategies that help guide the writing of district and school AI policy.

Read a transcript of this episode.

Paul Beckermann
PreK–12 Digital Learning Specialist
Podcast Host

Key Ideas From Article 1: Setting the Stage

  • Frame the conversation with key, guiding ideas:
    • AI is here.
    • Banning AI is probably not a viable option.
    • AI will not replace humans.
    • We need to learn both with and about AI.
    • We need AI policy.
  • Form an inclusive policy development committee.

Key Ideas From Article 2: Learning

  • Focus on generative AI.
  • Use AI.
  • Take a course.
  • Research.
  • Review current policies.
  • Share and network.

Key Ideas From Article 3: Writing

Key Ideas From Article 4: Implementation

  • Get board approval.
  • Develop a communication plan.
  • Offer guidance for classroom implementation.

For more details, ideas, and resources, explore the Developing AI Policy in K–12 Schools series of articles found in the AI in the K–12 Classroom collection: