1 - PERCEPTION
2-REPRESENTATION & R E A S O N I N G 5-SOCIETAL IMPACT AIcanimpact societyin bothpositive and negativeways.
3 - LEARNING
4 - N A T U R A L I N T E RACTION
Figure 1. Five Big Ideas in AI.
David Touretzky is a research professor in the Computer
Science Department and the Neuroscience Institute at
Carnegie Mellon University. He is the chair of the AI4K12
Initiative, and a Senior Member of the Association for the
Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.
Christina Gardner-McCune is a CS education researcher and
assistant professor in the Computer and Information Science and Engineering Department at the University of Florida. She is the co-chair of the AI4K12 Initiative.
Cynthia Breazeal is an associate professor of media arts and
sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where
she is the director of the Personal Robots Group at the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Laboratory.
Fred Martin is associate dean for teaching, learning, and
undergraduate studies in the Kennedy College of Sciences,
and professor of computer science at the University of
Massachusetts, Lowell. He has been serving on the board
of the Computer Science Teachers Association since 2014,
and is past-chair of Computer Science Teachers Association’s Board of Directors.
Deborah Seehorn was the cochair of the 2017 Computer
Science Teachers Association Standards Revision Task Force,
and is a former (retired) business, finance, and information
technology education consultant for the North Carolina
Department of Public Instruction.