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Transforming Education Through Blockchain Technology

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Blockchain technology is currently one of the fastest-growing and demanding technologies worldwide. As digitalization grows, it is transforming many digital platforms and considering various application areas for the future ahead in a similar fashion. It is also responsible for increasing counts of fraud, violation of confidential documents, certificates, and copyrighted policies, along with the big fraud of cryptocurrency issues. All such challenges motivate the deployment of blockchain technology in the digital world so that computing technology can gain the trust and faith of its users with a high level of security, privacy, and confidentiality in a more comfortable manner. At present, the computing world is struggling with various areas of application such as the health care system, finance, internet of things, cybersecurity, and the education system. The integration of blockchain technology into those areas can make broader changes in their services with more security and privacy. This article is mainly focused on the concept of “Transforming Education Through Block chain Technology,” education is the foundation of every country, so that when education is lacking the confidentiality, privacy, and safety of documents and certificates, it violates the principle of learning, which affects the education system as well as the present and future of the national economy. In order to reveal the truth behind education fraud and online learning platforms we try to explore the importance of blockchain technology for the impactful present and future of our education system. Blockchain technology can make our education system very impressive and meaningful; thus, this chapter will help its readers, students, authors, and teachers to protect our education system from violation and fraud, In this chapter we try to deploy the concept of blockchain technology in a systematic way to understand how we can transform our education system, along with the different issues and challenges.

Keywords

  • Blockchain technology
  • Education system
  • Challenges
  • Issues
  • Educational applications
  • Security
  • Privacy
  • Confidentiality
  • Trust

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Verma, R. (2022). Transforming Education Through Blockchain Technology. In: Idrees, S.M., Nowostawski, M. (eds) Transformations Through Blockchain Technology . Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-93344-9_2

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