Story Source: Leonard Cheshire ~ Go to Original Article

Blockchain technology is an advancement in terms of security and speed but education stakeholders largely ignored the viability of the technology. There were advances already being made and now, the time has come upon us to rethink the future of our schools, students, and teachers due to the pandemic.

Schools around the world are closed and 1.5 billion children are stuck at home. This excludes any tertiary level students and has forced us to rethink the future of education. The spike in demand for online learning has been massive and possibly is the boost that will give online education it needs to become entrenched as the way we will educate in the future.

2017 Google and KPMG report estimated that India’s online education market would be a $2 Billion industry by 2021, a significant increase of $250 Million from 2016.