AI: education and the future of work

How will Artificial Intelligence (AI) affect the future of work and education?


Some news reports about AI have focused on how jobs will be lost to machines. However, while AI will replace humans for some tasks, many experts say the benefits outweigh the downsides.

Use this one-hour Headline to help your students:

  • Think creatively about how AI could affect the future of work and education
  • Explore different perspectives
  • Discuss how education might need to change

These teaching resources are supported by The PA Foundation. The Economist Educational Foundation maintained full editorial control.

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This resource was created as part of Festival 2024. See the student discussions here.

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