NFTE Partners With Filmmaking For Good To Teach Artificial Intelligence In The Classroom

Case Study with Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship

Ray Parris // Teacher // New World School of the Arts: “Yesterday was a very informative day. Our kids were able to use AI today, our first time really diving into the AI platform and generate images for this film. Thank you again for such a wonderful experience for my students and sharing your expertise with the students at New World School of the Arts.”


An educator and community entrepreneur for the arts, technology and business with more than 20 years of effective and creative teaching strategies within multimedia, graphic design, cinematography, entrepreneurship, robotics and fine arts. Mr. Parris aka “Make Moves” has a proven passion in promoting art and entrepreneur skills in improving student’s artistic and financial literacy achievement in schools and communities. “I have a special gift that inspires others to realize their full potential.” Mr. Ray Parris teaches fine arts, computer graphics, entrepreneurship, photography and Adobe certification at Miami Dade.

A native of St. Croix, Virgin Islands, Mr. Parris is also a professional graphic artist and web designer and painter. In addition to his teaching and business endeavors, he spends time helping other youth in the Liberty City area through his 501(C)(3) non-profit, Parafruit Education, established for students to develop skills in multi-media, fine arts, literacy, and entrepreneurial life skills. He was also named the 2014 Global Enterprising Educator by Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE).


Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship empowers partners and school districts to integrate entrepreneurial education across curricula and equip students with the skills, connections, credentials, and real-world experiences needed to lead change and own their futures.

Watch five NFTE student videos that employed artificial intelligence to make a business commercial.