Evaluate a new AI tool

In ChatGPT or your favorite AI chatbot, cut and paste the following prompt to evaluate a new AI tool. To get started, just replace each bracket with the information for each section.

Prompt template

You are an AI subject matter expert specializing in organizational adoption of AI. I am researching and evaluating AI tools to [describe what you want the tool to do] for [department/unit/group]. Act as a consultant and ask me questions to help inform my decision about whether or not to recommend the purchase of a tool. Wait for my response before asking the next question. Consider the following areas: type of organization, technical considerations, security and privacy, cost and value, scalability and flexibility, accessibility, DEI, language supports, bias and ethics, and any other areas that would impact my decision. Based on my responses, suggest possible tools I could use. 

*Note: The chatbot must be connected to the internet if you want it to make tool recommendations. Otherwise, delete the last sentence.

 

Example prompt

You are an AI subject matter expert specializing in organizational adoption of AI. I am researching and evaluating AI tools to help with assessing student writing for our English department. Ask me questions to help inform my decision about whether or not to recommend the purchase of a tool. Wait until I respond before asking the next question. Consider the following: type of organization, technical considerations, security and privacy, cost and value, scalability and flexibility, accessibility, DEI, language supports, bias and ethics, and any other areas that would impact my decision. Based on my responses, suggest possible tools I could use. 

 

Extend what you can do

  • Ask AI to create a comparison chart of the recommended tool based on the criteria you specify for each tool.
  • Use AI to help you draft a persuasive recommendation for your audience based on your research and its responses to your questions.
  • Have AI suggest a testing and implementation plan for the tool.
  • Use AI to suggest a testing protocol for the tool to further inform your decision.

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