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OU launches new chatbot for students to disclose disabilities with ease
Educational technologists at The Open University (OU) have developed a virtual assistant chatbot with artificial intelligence technology to support students to disclose disabilities and access information with ease.
EdTech and hybrid learning feature at CALRG conference 2022
Educational technology, technology-enhanced learning and hybrid learning, featured among the leading research presented at the Computers and Learning Research Group (CALRG) 2022 conference.
How the OU’s new chatbot is helping disabled students
The process of disclosing a disability can be a time-consuming and stressful experience. The OU is aiming to improve this process with a chatbot that has been built to support both its students and staff.
OU launches programme for online educators and educational leaders
Skills for Prosperity Kenya is widening access of open and distance learning.
Meeting the demand for virtual assistants in Higher Education
HE institutions are directing efforts to meet the needs of students who use chatbots to access services.