The Curipod Artificial Intelligence (AI) accelerator program

Equip your teachers with the tools, strategies, and processes needed to handle the challenges and opportunities with artificial intelligence.

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The AI Accelerator program

Artificial intelligence is transforming society and education, and the Curipod AI accelerator program is your opportunity to take the lead! The Curipod AI accelerator program - batch 2, is designed to help a few selected schools accelerate their competence within AI and become a leader within the space, providing the best education supported by artificial intelligence. The program will be run by the Curipod team. They have built the leading educational AI tool used all over the world and guarantee real change!

What participating school leaders think about the Curipod AI Accelerator program.

“It speaks to the quality of the program that multiple teachers were able to introduce Curipod in their classroom the day after the first session”

“I loved their pedagogical approach of thinking about instruction first and technology second”

The AI Accelerator program

  • A few selected schools with leadership motivated to take a leading role in influencing how AI will transform education.

What does the accelerator program include?

  • Professional development for teachers covering introduction to AI, the risks and limitations, and practical advice for using AI to save time and improve learning outcomes
  • Discounted school license for Curipod
  • Network with like-minded innovative educational leaders from around the world.

What does the program cost?

It is a requirement to purchase a school license for Curipod (with a discount). Other than this, the rest of the program is entirely free of charge for the selected school. You can find our list prices here: LINK Upon admission to the program you will receive a discounted quote for your school.

The application process

To apply, fill out the form provided below. After this, we will come back to you within a couple of days to let you know if your school is accepted into the program. Just so you know - we have very limited spots, so if your school is not accepted it does not mean that you can’t apply again at a later time.

Want to learn more?

Click here for Google Slides with more info about the program and pricing: AI Accelerator Presentation

Download and share the one-pager about the AI Accelerator program here

You can also schedule a meeting with us here or reach out to, at any time to learn more about the program. Please note that we have a rolling admission and starting date, and we will review applicants continuously.

Program Lead

Ellen Barkost

Product Manager in Curipod

Ellen Barkost is the Product Manager & the AI Accelerator lead at Curipod. She is dedicated to transforming education through AI. She has been leading the cutting-edge technology innovation in Curipod’s AI program and has extensive experience building several of Curipod’s key features, including many of the AI generators. She is also a world-class speaker and workshop facilitator.

Educational Strategies

Eirik Hernes Berre

COO & Co-Founder of Curipod

Eirik is a seasoned educator with expertise in working with schools and districts in Norway a leading country in transforming education and Africa. With the rise of artificial intelligence in education, Eirik understands the challenges teachers and administrators face and helps them navigate the opportunities and overcome the risks. As the COO and Co-Founder of Curipod, Eirik is part of a team dedicated to transforming education through AI.

AI Expert

Eskild Ruud Mageli

Lead AI Engineer - Curipod

Eskild is the Lead AI Engineer at Curipod, responsible for building the Curipod AI system. With his previous experience as a teacher, Eskild is a natural at explaining the intricacies of generative AI to educators in a clear and engaging way. His expertise is invaluable to the Curipod team and the schools and districts participating in the AI accelerator program.

AI in Education expert

Amanda Fox

Community Manager in Curipod

Amanda Fox, the community manager at Curipod and author of the best-selling book "The AI Classroom," resides in Louisville, Kentucky. She has also written other notable books such as "Markertown," "Teachingland: A Teacher's Survival Guide to the Classroom Apocalypse," and "Zom-Be A Design Thinker." Amanda is a recipient of the 2016 ISTE Emerging Leader Award and has significantly contributed to the STEM Excellence award. She is recognized as a PBS Digital innovator for her initiatives in enhancing student learning with technology. Additionally, Amanda has served as the President of the Young Educator Network for ISTE and received the President's Volunteer Award.