We developed the LLMs with an emphasis on education workflows and safety requirements. Our focus is on building self-contained small single-purpose models. Our approach is different than general purpose LLMs which are often trained on information collected from the Internet at large.
This allows Merlyn’s response to minimize hallucinations and be closer aligned to school content and curriculums. We are working to proactively identify risks and develop mitigation strategies for the same. Some of our strategies include:
We are adapting principles from industry frameworks and have added domain-specific guardrails appropriate for use in education, including:
We are in the early days of bringing Generative AI solutions for education. We are enhancing our Safety features every day in connection with the evolutions in the generative AI industry. We aim to be transparent about the risks and limitations of AI with users.
Merlyn features have been developed with privacy and security in mind from its initial design, coding to final deployment.
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