Getting started with using generative AI with your students: your first steps into ChatGPT and other tools

If you have not used ChatGPT yet, or only taken first steps, this session is for you. It will cover common use cases of generative AI for teaching. It will focus both on strengths and weaknesses of the technology, and it will give you an idea of both what ChatGPT is and what other tools are available.

This session will give you a solid foundation for further exploration, and is also a good preparation for the other sessions in the series. It will cover:

- What is ChatGPT and generative AI in general – What is the range of use cases for ChatGPT for teaching – What are the strengths and weaknesses of generative AI – What are some other tools to serve as alternatives or complements to ChatGPT – Examples of how others are using generative AI to support their teaching.