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Squirrel AI, the Rising Star of AI-Based Adaptive Learning

Apr 8, 2020 | Author : Wei Sun, Gareth Owen


In the past few years, investment in AI-enabled teaching and learning has skyrocketed in China and today more than 10m students in the country use some form of AI in their education. Tech giants and start-ups with expertise in speech and image recognition, natural language processing, big data analysis, knowledge mapping and AI adaptive learning as well as education incumbents are all piling in and a new market segment known as AIED (AI in Education), which fuses education with advanced AI technologies, has emerged.

This Viewpoint provides an overview of the AIED market in China with a particular focus on start-up Squirrel AI, a pioneer of AI-based adaptive learning targeting the K-12 student market.

Table of Contents:

  • Key Planning Assumptions 
  • Introduction 
  • Market Trends and Key Drivers 
  • Squirrel AI
  • Tech Focus 
  • Competitive Advantages 
  • Business Model and Strategy 
  • AIED Ecosystem  
  • Disruptive Implications of AIED
  • Key challenges 
  • Viewpoint

Number of Pages: 19
Author: Wei Sun and Gareth Owen 


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