Blockchain 101

TTA (Teacher Training Australia)
Professional Development for teachers and leaders
In this course learn what blockchain is, where it came from, how it works and how diverse the future impact of this technology may be in education and our world.
Target Audience
Any teachers who are interested in understanding blockchain.
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Learning Areas

General Description

In this short online course you will gain a basic understanding of blockchain technology. You will learn what it is, where it came from, how it works and how diverse the future impact of this technology may be in our world. Part of the course is also devoted to the potential for blockchain to have an impact in education.

Audience

Any teachers who are interested in understanding blockchain.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

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Teaching Standards
6.2.2 Proficient Level – Engage in professional learning and improve practice
Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

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Sessions

Introduction

5 minutes

The Basics of Blockchain

45 minutes

- An Introduction to Blockchain
- Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies
- Blockchain Technology
- What is Ethereum and Why is it important?
- ICOs, DAOs and Dapps

Blockchain and Education

10 minutes

- Blockchain’s impact on education
- Blockchain and Education – Resources

5 Great Explainers for Blockchain

1 hour

- Interview with Vitalik Buterin
- Regulating the Digital Ecomony
- How Blockchain Technology could change our lives
- Bitcoin Core v Bitcoin Unlimited
- Ethereum Enterprise Alliance

User Rating

3.6

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

Good begining understanding of an emerging technology

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

Interesting, really just a very quick overview.

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

Interesting

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

Certainly relevant – content was well chosen and of good quality.

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

The quality is good, but it is outdated. I understand that keeping this topic up-to-date is nearly impossible though! My answers above can be compiled if you like.

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

For technology teachers needing to explain these concepts to students it is relevant

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

Very insightful

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

It has a relevance to the future direction of both education and society

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

It was interesting. Not sure it is 100% relevant to what I do as a teacher.

Blockchain 101 - TTA Admin
03/12/2019

Good


About the team


TTA (Teacher Training Australia)

Creator

TTA is Australia’s largest independent provider of accredited Professional Development for teachers.  TTA has over 200 presenters delivering over 600 workshops per year, and has worked with over 30 000 teachers.