For Students in Africa
Samantha is an EdTech AI Assistant created for Students in Africa. Samantha is a clever assistant that trains students for 21st century education. This EdTech AI Assistant makes it easier, faster and simpler to create academic documentation.
IMPROVE YOUR GRADES
With Samantha's help you can easily improve your grades. Samantha will tell you how to improve your grades and also help you create e-Assignments, scientific reports & generate references that will get you higher grades. Yay!
START USING DIGITAL DOCUMENTS
You may not currently use digital documents in your learning, but Samantha will prepare you for the future by introducing you to digital documents.
SAVE TIME: SPEED UP YOUR TASKS
Your new EdTech AI Assistant can help you simplify and speed up most tasks. For example, your assistant can help you create an academic document to support your learning within 15 - 25 secs.
Samantha is simply a brilliant EdTech AI Assistant. With Samantha as your assistant, 21st century education becomes a reality. Samantha is designed for students in Africa but you have to be at least 13 years old. Samantha can teach you, help you learn, provide you with advice, generally improve your academic skills, tell you how much it costs to study in the UK, plan your career and can easily create e-Assignments with the click of a button. Are you ready?
Create an e-Assignment quickly
Tell Samantha a few details about your e-Assignment, click Create Assignment and Samantha takes over. Samantha will let you know when your e-Assignment is ready.
Set academic goals
Are you currently working towards any academic goals? Samantha encourages you to set goals. Go to "Settings", tell Samantha about your academic goals and Samantha will write it for you on a smart board. Samantha can display your goal for you anytime you start the EdTech AI Assistant.
Prepare for your Presentations
What should you do before, during and after your presentation? How can you excel in your next presentation? Samantha can tell you. Samantha can even provide you with various presentation tips that when applied, can significantly make your presentation stand out - your teacher/lecturer will be well impressed.
Find all your academic documents in one place
Samantha automatically helps you to name and arrange all your academic documentation. Are you searching for that e-Assignment you created last term? Well, Samantha can find it for you - click on the folder icon.
Allow Samantha to train you - learn as you go
Samantha has gained a lot of knowledge about 21st century education, this means that Samantha can provide you with tips and best practices as you go.
Just click on the Samantha button and Samantha will provide you with a tip, a suggestion or a guideline that will help you improve what you're about to do. The only question is will you apply Samantha's suggestion?
Create professional Academic Reports
You might want to create a professional report for a project but you don't really know what you should include. Ask Samantha to create it for you. Tell Samantha the details about your report and click on Create Report. Samantha quickly creates a professional academic report for your with important sections that you may not have thought about on your own.
Create engaging speech manuscripts
Perhaps your teacher or lecturer has chosen you to deliver a speech for an important event. Ask Samantha to create a Speech Manuscript for you. Tell Samantha the details about your speech and click on Create Speech Manuscript. Did you know that Samantha can also help you check your speech manuscript to ensure that the quality is good enough? There's absolutely no need to panic, with Samantha's help you can make your speech the best speech ever.
View your documents on a smartphone
As your EdTech AI Assistant, Samantha promotes paperless learning. So you can transfer all your academic documents to your smartphone (or tablet) and view them there. Samantha will always try to create your academic document as a PDF file type.
"Artificial intelligence is the future of computing and by combining it with EdTech (education technology), we have been able to do something innovative and beneficial for Students in Africa. If you are a student in Africa, the question is - are you using our EdTech AI Assistant to improve your learning?"
Samantha can help with tasks related to 21st century learning. Just imagine that Samantha is an assistant employed to help you with your school tasks. Tell Samantha what you're after and Samantha is able to go away and carry out academic tasks for you - but you just have to provide some input. Samantha is determined to help you improve and ultimately help you become a brilliant 21st century student.
See samples of high-quality academic documentation that you can learn from
Create simple or slightly more advanced e-Assignments that you can submit to your teacher
Create professional academic reports that enables critical thinking, self-analysis and referencing
Set a grade target and monitor your grade throughout the year. Set a target for up to 9 subjects
Kick-off your research with a solid foundation. Learn about the best sources of research and how to do it
Studying in the UK Calculator
See how much it costs to study in the UK in up to 5 different currencies. Check various levels & courses
Essential Software List
Learn about essential software and apps for students that can significantly boost your productivity
Education Research Data
See education in other countries through data. Learn more about the educational structure and key stats
Set academic goals or targets that you want to achieve. Keep it generic or specific to this academic year
Check your BMI (Body Mass Index). Use your BMI result as a basic health assessment
Deep knowledge of EdTech, data and 21st century education. Mimics and simulates human intelligence
Keep track of all your deadlines and know when a task is due, get a reminder when a deadline is getting near
Improve your referencing skills via Harvard-style Referencing. Reference newspapers, books, videos etc
Create a speech manuscript quickly and learn how to bring your speech to life
Effectively prepare for presentations and learn what you need to do every step of the way using the 5Ps
Rest of the World
Learn what's happening around the rest of the world, see the tools, technology and infrastructure available
Create a professional CV. Identify your key skills and learn about the qualities that you can develop
Long Term Plan
Plan your career and reflect deeply on what you want to do in the future, identify how you will get there
Compare the schools in your city and see some of their key statistics e.g. student/teacher ratio etc.
21st century Learning
Promotes key elements of 21st century learning practices and use of technology in teaching
Trusted by: Leading schools, Universities and hundreds of students across Africa
Who is Samantha?
Samantha is the name we've given to the EdTech AI we've developed for students in Africa. Samantha helps students with normal everyday tasks related to learning such as creating academic documents, career advice, managing deadlines, improving their learning skills and providing academic advice.
Samantha encourages paperless learning and makes 21st century academic tasks easier faster and simpler.
What type of resources can Samantha create?
Samantha can create numerous academic resources. For example, e-Assignments (simple/advanced), Academic Reports (simple/advanced), CVs, Research Notes, Speech Manuscripts and so on.
What do I need to install Samantha?
At the moment you'll need – a Windows computer, Microsoft Word 2007 onwards and Adobe Reader DC. These components are essential for the best experience.
An Android version, will hopefully be available soon.
Where can I download Samantha?
Please download Samantha here. You'll just need to enter a few details to confirm that you are a student in Africa.
How will I get Samantha software updates?
Please check – www.porgiesoft.com/products from time to time, but we'll send you an email whenever there's an update.
However, Samantha will be able to automatically check for updates in the future
Do I require a connection to the internet for Samantha to work?
No, Samantha works without an internet connection.
We deliberately designed Samantha that way due to the internet infrastructure in Africa. So once you download and install Samantha, you’re good to go.
How can I install Samantha?
How can I uninstall Samantha?
Where are my documents saved?
Any academic documentation that Samantha creates for you is saved on your local machine somewhere on your Desktop. Just click on the folder icon 📂 to quickly access your academic documents.
If I have problems using Samantha, what can I do?
What's the format of the academic documents that will Samantha help me create?
What do I need to tell Samantha, to get started?
In Settings [tab] in the software, you’ll need to tell Samantha a few things about yourself, such as your first name, last name, your school etc.
What are the restrictions on my use of Samantha?
These are detailed in the Software License Agreement, but you must (1) be a student in Africa, (2) be at least 13 years old, (3) comply with local laws, (4) not use the software for any fraudulent or illegal activities (5) not use the software in any way that a reasonable person would consider to be in bad faith.
Will Samantha process my data?
Yes, Samantha will need to locally process your data on your computer to be able to help you – but Samantha will not send your details to anyone. To fulfil your requests Samantha will need some details from you and will obviously process these details.
If you've just asked Samantha to help you create a e-Assignment, Samantha will need to know your name, your school, details about the e-Assignment etc. Samantha will then help you to add these details to your e-Assignment.
Are there any Samantha tutorials?
We have some very basic tutorials - please send an email to Samantha if you have any specific training needs for your school or university. Also, Samantha was designed to be able to help students independently and was designed in a very simple way - so we've not noticed a massive need for tutorials. In the near future though, we will be producing short videos showing how to use each major feature of our EdTech AI Assitant Samantha.
Why should Samantha become my assistant?
We think having Samantha as your EdTech AI Assistant will
Finally, you'd now have the opportunity to focus on other more important tasks.