The Blockchain Education Network (BEN) is helping to build a solution to the question, “Where can I get started with learning about blockchain?” via an open-source course with a syllabus of six modules, including a total bounty of six and a half bitcoin for contributors.
Aligned with the month of October, the Blockchain Education Month course will be built collaboratively, aiming to create a resource for the public good to help both beginners and experts alike.
This global experiment in blockchain education will enable a single course to answer every question posed by newcomers and those interested in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Moreover, it is something that is much needed, synthesizing the knowledge required to have a strong foundation in this area from various disciplines and individuals.
The introduction will cover basic topics like cryptography, digital currencies, and