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Invitation to join Intel® AI Global Impact Festival 2022

Intel invites you to join them for the 2nd annual edition of the Intel® AI Global Impact Festival, happening virtually from September 1, 2022, to September 30, 2022. Visit www.intel.com/impactfestival to join or for more information. The objective of the Festival is to democratize and celebrate Artificial Intelligence innovation by next-gen technologists and future developers in collaboration with governments, academia, and communities from the world over. The theme of this year’s Festival is “Enriching Lives with AI Innovation.”

How can you engage:

Celebrate

Please invite students, educators, schools, and government officials to join the Impact Festival platform. They can explore the best AI-based student projects and teacher practices from 25 countries, attend inspirational talks by Intel leaders, and play engaging AI-powered games.

Learn

Encourage students, educators, schools, and government officials to learn about Artificial Intelligence with on-demand content and earn digital badges. On the Festival platform, Intel AI experts will present technical talks in four tracks:

  • Decoding AI – technical AI concepts
  • Human-Centric AI – talks on accessibility, sustainability, and responsible AI
  • AI in Action – real-life applications of AI in various industries
  • Rising Stars in AI – stories of young AI superstars sharing advice on careers in AI

Participants can also complete three self-paced, immersive micro-learning AI courses: 1) Demystifying Intel® DevCloud, 2) Introduction to Web 3.0, and 3) Demystify AI and OpenVINO Toolkit, to earn downloadable certificates.

Finally, government officials, partners, and other attendees can learn AI-skilling best practices from other governments, academia, and partners in the Best Practices showcase zone.

Key Information

 AI Global Impact Festival platform open via  www.intel.com/impactfestivalSeptember 1 -30, 2022

Master Mindset 

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Education communities around the world are abuzz with the idea of Growth Mindset. But so what, who cares if we can grow our brain’s capacity to learn and solve problems? What does embracing a growth mindset actually mean for educators? And does a growth mindset have any practical implications for the way we teach, assign tasks, conduct assessments and provide feedback?  

This series guides teachers on a journey of discovering answers to these questions and cooking up some practical strategies for helping students develop a growth mindset. Can you become a Mindset Master and create a winning culture in your classroom to surprise and delight those at your learning table? 

EPISODES: 

  • Fixed vs Growth: Mastering the Mindset basics
  • Fostering Growth Mindset: Tasty Task Design
  • Fostering Growth Mindset: Real Results and Nourishing Praise 
  • Fostering Growth Mindset: Rethinking the Report Comment Recipe

Date: Weekly starting Tuesday, 16 August 2022 

Time: 15:30 – 16:30

Cost:  Tickets are R99 per session, R179 for 2, R249 for 3 or R359 for the complete series. (Free for PurpleZA schools)

To Register, click HERE.