The program will fill education gaps and teach students fundamental skills related to new technologies
WASHINGTON, July 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — EVERFI, Inc.., a leading innovator of Impact-as-a-Service™ education, today announced that it will deliver highly sought-after digital education on crypto and web3 to high school students across United States for free this fall.
With the continued rise in popularity and adoption of digital assets and blockchain technology, EVERFI is committed to building the missing layer of learning around these new topics for its community of learners. By leveraging its infrastructure and network of strategic partners, EVERFI seeks to bridge the large-scale cryptographic knowledge gap – providing students with the education needed to understand these new concepts and to support better decision-making.
“The rapid advancements and adoption of crypto and blockchain technology have created an urgent need for an engaging and interactive curriculum,” said Tom Davidson, Founder and CEO, EVERFI. “The stakes are high, the concepts are complex, and there is a demand for fundamental crypto and web3 education nationwide. Given our extensive network in K-12 education, we are the most trusted resource to provide this essential education to students before they risk making a costly financial decision.”
EVERFI’s digital education products are used by more than 25,000 schools across the country, placing the company in a unique position to bring this essential education to millions of students each year. The company is about to launch a Introduction to Cryptography courses for students this fall and will unveil it to more than 6,500 teachers during the learn about educators conference. The interactive course will provide students with a fundamental understanding of digital assets, blockchain technology, and the evolving applications of these new technologies in everyday life.
“Our mission has always been to democratize education and ensure everyone has access to critical information that will empower them to make informed decisions as they prepare for their future,” Davidson said. “We continue to build the missing layer of learning and bring next-generation learning topics to K-12 students nationwide, regardless of zip code.”
To learn more about EVERFI’s financial education and cryptocurrency offerings, please visit https://everfi.com/financial-education/crypto/.
About EVERFI, Inc.
EVERFI by Blackbaud (NASDAQ: BLKB) is a global technology company that drives social impact through education to solve the toughest problems affecting society, ranging from financial well-being and mental health to workplace conduct and health. other critical topics. Founded in 2008, Impact-as-a-Service by EVERFIMT The solution and digital educational content have reached over 45 million learners worldwide. In 2020, the company was recognized as one of the most innovative companies in the world by fast business and was featured on Fortune Magazine Impact 20 list. The company was also named to the 2021 GSV EdTech 150, a list of the most transformative growth companies in digital learning. Black Baudthe global leader in cloud software for social good, acquired EVERFI in December 2021. To learn more about EVERFI, please visit everfi.com or follow us on Facebook, instagram, LinkedInWhere Twitter @EVERFI.
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