Lewis Johnson

October 20, 2020
Avatar AI Helping Hybrid Learning [podcast]

In this podcast, Dr. Lewis Johnson of Alelo and Leilani Cauthen of the EduJedi Leadership Society discuss avatars used with artificial intelligence for asynchronous teaching and professional development. A technology...

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October 8, 2020
Alelo CEO Lewis Johnson Lectures at Penn State on Using AI to Teach Culture

 This informative recorded lecture for Penn State discusses the intersection of technology, culture, and learning. In it, you’ll: Learn why the U.S. government provides mandatory cultural training to U.S....

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October 6, 2020
Helping Learners Around the World Get Back on Track Under COVID-19

Alelo just gave a webinar for teachers on how to use AI technology to help learners overcome learning disruptions due to COVID-19. Attendees from a dozen countries participated, including Latin...

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September 15, 2020
How to Use Artificial Intelligence to Help Learners Recover Lost Ground Due to COVID-19

Although students are returning to class, the impact of COVID-19 on teachers and students is still being felt. According to UNESCO, 875 million students worldwide, 50% of the total, are...

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September 1, 2020
How Artificial Intelligence Meets the Challenges of Hybrid Learning under COVID-19

COVID-19 is forcing schools around the world to rethink how they deliver instruction, and implement hybrid learning models. Students must maintain social distancing from each other, which limits the number...

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August 24, 2020
Alelo-Developed Culture Courses are Now Mandatory for U.S. Personnel Deployments to 86 Countries

Before U.S. military personnel report for overseas deployments, they must complete required training on various topics, including operational security and injury prevention. Cultural awareness training courses sponsored by the Defense...

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August 20, 2020
Returning Students Need AI-Driven Learning to Recover Ground Lost Due to COVID-19

As the last school year came to a close, the Brookings Institution has made sobering predictions about the likely impact of COVID-19 on students by the fall of 2020. They...

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August 11, 2020
Alelo Online Cultural Training Increases Fourfold During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Recent usage reports from the U.S. Government show a significant increase in the usage of Alelo immersive cultural training courses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Enrollments by Department of Defense (DoD)...

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August 4, 2020
How AI Avatars Can Help Make Workplaces More Inclusive

The Black Lives Matter movement, as well as the economic inequities highlighted by COVID-19, have brought renewed attention to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Yet although studies show that...

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July 28, 2020
How AI Can Support Rapid Reskilling Under COVID-19

The skills gap – the mismatch between the skills that employers need and the skills that employees have – costs companies nearly $1 million annually. In 2018, Deloitte projected that...

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