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How to Prepare Educators for Excellence in AI – Bonus Episode with Five Star Technology Solutions

In this episode, I chat with Joe Marshall and Lisa Cutshall from Five Star Technology Solutions about the evolving role of Artificial Intelligence in education. We discuss teachers’ concerns, the significance of professional development, and practical strategies for integrating AI responsibly into classrooms. Tune in for insights on bridging the digital divide, fostering a culture of learning, and how Five Star Technology Solutions works to prepare educators in navigating the AI landscape.

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Tips to Prepare Educators for AI

  • Identify where AI can save time and improve learning in your classroom.
  • Focus on impactful efforts, letting AI handle routine tasks for efficiency.
  • Build a solid foundation for AI integration by boosting digital literacy.
  • Access tailored professional learning for seamless AI integration.

SPONSORED BY Five Star Technology Solutions

This episode is sponsored by Five Star Technology Solutions, your partner in K-12 EdTech support. Technology issues shouldn’t impact a student’s learning experience. Five Star’s team of Professional Development Specialists, Data Analysts, Cybersecurity Engineers, and EdTech Experts are here to help you solve your unique technology needs and keep educators focused on their students. Whether you want to visualize assessment scores with easy-to-use dashboards, assess your technology environment, or tackle AI in the Classroom, their team of licensed educators will be there every step of the way. Learn more at


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Blog Author and EdTech Consultant Dr. Monica Burns

Monica Burns

Dr. Monica Burns is a former classroom teacher, Author, Speaker, and Curriculum & EdTech Consultant. Visit her site for more ideas on how to become a tech-savvy teacher.

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