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Time-saving ChatGPT Prompts for ELA Teachers

ChatGPT, while initially associated with academic cheating, offers English teachers resourceful tools for planning, grading, and instruction, acting as a time-saving assistant. This post outlines over a dozen creative applications for ChatGPT, from creating rubrics to generating writing prompts, and includes practical tips for optimizing the AI's usefulness. There’s also a toolkit for teaching ethical AI use, demonstrating that clear instructions are key to leveraging ChatGPT effectively in ELA classrooms.

Classroom tech · For Your Classroom · Writing

ChatGPT and the English Classroom: What Teachers Need to Know about AI-generated Essays

Whether you’ve read all about ChatGPT or this is the first you’re hearing of it, this post is a quick reference for you to get all the facts as they relate to ELA teachers, ideas for ways to use ChatGPT in your classroom, how to avoid students using the chatbot to cheat, key points to consider, and more.