29 Jun 2020

Artificial intelligence tracking student performance

From Morning Report, 8:46 am on 29 June 2020

Universities and polytechnics are using artificial intelligence and students' personal information to spot those at risk of dropping out.

It might sound like Big Brother, but it's part of a national push to dramatically reduce long-standing failure rates among Maori and Pasifika students.

RNZ education correspondent, John Gerritsen, reports.