From playing your favorite music to flooding
you with information, today Alexa & Siri are not just seen as virtual assistants.
By helping us with our day to day activities, they are becoming our best
This revolutionary invention wave has
reached the education space in no time. Chatbots
are securing their footholds in this industry due to their ability to engage
& respond to the surroundings without any human involvement.
Let us have a quick look at how these
chatbots are creating a revolutionary change in the education industry.
Reliable teachers Assistant
We survived the conventional education
system with one classroom teacher to help the entire class with their academics.
From teaching to attendance to micromanaging individual performances, our dear
teachers had so much to do all by themselves.
Fast forward to present, the teaching
system is undergoing transformation for better. Today teachers are backed by
technology to make their lives better & smarter. With help of technologies
like student management systems, digital teaching etc. some of their activities
can be carried out automatically with no or minimal participation. One such promising technology is chatbots. In
other words we can call them the teacher’s assistant.
For example, teachers can
efficiently manage their daily
activities like scheduling lectures , communicating with the students , monitoring
student performances by analyzing data etc. using specialized chatbots . Chatbots
are powerful communicator tool for teachers to interact with the entire class
& have a strong hold over large number of students at a time. These virtual
assistants provide teachers with the ability to acquire any required
information & perform actions.
Student friendly tutors
At some point in life we all must have
agreed to a fact that a student’s life is not all easy. From attending long
classes every day, completing & submitting assignments for several subjects
in given time to preparing for examinations etc. their lives are stressful.
But the good thing is technology has
heard their troubles. Now students have virtual tutors along with their
classroom teachers to develop their skills & improve academic progress.
Their knowledge is no longer limited to their curriculum. They can develop
practical approach & acquire immense knowledge from real life examples
using digital tutors. With specialized learning apps & bots they can do
their studies at their own pace & convenience. These chatbots also provide students
with other benefits such as organizing their daily schedules, submitting online
assignments, practicing lessons, learning specially designed lectures etc. These virtual tutors act like personal tutors
Going further, students will be able
to control their entire student life more efficiently on chatbots making them
smarter, quicker & well organized.
Chatbots act like a guide to parents in
educational institutes. They are used to help parents understand all the
happenings at their child’s institution. These chatbots can also keep them
updated about their child’s timely performance which is very important in today’s
times where both the parents are working. Parents do not have to wait for
parent teachers meet to know about the academic growth of their children. These
chatbots can provide them with all the required information about their child whenever
they ask for.
have a very long way to go in the education space. From teachers to students,
they are here to make the educational industry faster & wiser. It’s
definitely that promising area of technology we can rely on for a brighter