9 BLOCKCHAIN EDUCATION COMPANIES EARNING STRAIGHT A'S

builtin | September 05, 2019

Is blockchain education the future of learning? Educational technology (edtech) has made great strides over the last 20 years, but there is still a long road ahead to full modernization. Technologies like blockchain are here to speed up the process. Ledger tech, along with AI, smartphones and tablets, are rapidly replacing bulky desktop computers and antiquated textbooks as the preferred method of teaching. A recent University of Cincinnati study found that improvements in technology are extremely beneficial in the classroom, with 92% of teachers saying technology has a major impact on how students learn and interact with each other. One of those technologies positively impacting the learning process is blockchain. Its ledger technology has the ability to better manage accountability, transparency and the overall educational experience for both students and teachers.

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