Happy new year from the Ed Tech Sig! As we launch into more focused technology tips this year, we wanted to start the year off by reflecting on our relationship with artificial intelligence (AI). AI has been everywhere for at least the last decade, whether or not you know you are using it. As an example, did you know google maps uses AI? What about your friend, Siri or Alexa?
In the rapidly evolving world of medical education, educational technology has obviously emerged as a transformative force, reshaping how we teach, learn, and practice medicine. Think about just how much the Zoom video conferencing platform has made people more comfortable with the use of educational technology. However, the continuing use of Zoom or other such platforms has also made people much more aware of the challenges and limitations of educational technology. Issues such as internet connectivity, digital fatigue, and the lack of in-person interactions have all emphasized that edu