Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence

Werklund School of Education leads a number of initiatives to help instructors, students and the community familiarize themselves with potential and challenges of artificial intelligence in education. 

Artificial Intelligence Partnerships and Initiatives

Werklund School of Education has been involved in a number of projects aimed at ensuring instructors and students are aware of the potentials and challenges presented by Artificial Intelligence in the classroom and beyond.


Centre for Artificial Intelligence Ethics, Literacy and Integrity

The Centre for Artificial Intelligence Ethics, Literacy and Integrity (CAEILI) is an initiative between the University of Calgary libraries and the Werklund School of Education. Located physically in the Doucette Library, CAEILI is a transdisciplinary student-focused initiative supporting effective and ethical use of AI on campus.


Strategic Module for Rubrics, Tasks and Inclusive Education (SMARTIE)

SMARTIE is a suite of web-based applications, utilizing the power of GPT-4 API to assist university-level educators in creating comprehensive and inclusive course outlines. This tool allows educators to generate various course components such as descriptions, learning outcomes, corresponding EDIA-aware (Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Accessibility) learning activities, and even procure recommendations for rubric redesigns.


Artificial Intelligence Community of Practice

The Artificial Intelligence Community of Practice has been meeting on a monthly basis since Winter 2023 to discuss recent research and emerging issues in AI and its impact on teaching and learning.

Other University of Calgary Resources

Throughout the University of Calgary there are a number of resources available.

Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning
Exploring Artificial Intelligence and Assessment - a guide for instructors
Teaching and Learning with Artificial Intelligence Apps - a resource sheet
A First Response to Assessment and ChatGPT in Your Courses

Other Resources
University of Calgary Library Lib Guide on Artificial Intelligence
101 Creative Uses of AI in Education