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All teachers in Dubai to be trained in Artificial Intelligence (AI)

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Dubai: All teachers in Dubai will be trained in Artificial Intelligence (AI), it was announced on Wednesday.

The announcement came from Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Dubai Future Foundation.

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All teachers in Dubai will be trained in Artificial Intelligence (AI), it was announced on Wednesday.

The announcement came from Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Dubai Future Foundation.

Sheikh Hamdan said that the initiative seeks to equip teachers with the knowledge and vision to nurture a new class of learners who can make the most of technological advancements including AI.

The initiative, overseen by the Dubai Center for Artificial Intelligence in collaboration with the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), aligns with the goals of the recently launched Dubai Universal Blueprint for Artificial Intelligence (DUB.AI).

Practical and online training

Teachers in Dubai will receive best-in-class training on using advanced applications and integrating AI tools to automate tasks and personalise learning experiences. The comprehensive programme will combine practical and online training and include regular assessments to ensure the best outcomes and to achieve the desired long-term goals.

Sheikh Hamdan on Tuesday attended the AI Retreat 2024 at the Museum of the Future and AREA 2071, Emirates Towers. The event drew the participation of over 2,500 decision-makers, experts, and AI industry leaders, as well as around 50 CEOs of major technology companies .The event featured an array of panel discussions and roundtables that discussed the most critical topics related to the AI landscape of the future, including efforts to boost the talent ecosystem through the acceleration of AI adoption in education.