BitDegree, a blockchain-powered online education platform leader has announced the launch of the first-ever crypto-native learning metaverse, the Learnoverse. This project has so far raised $1M USD came from Japan/Singapore-based Mistletoe VC. To bring the Learnoverse to the market, BitDegree is now partnering with the Blockchain Centre, a Web3 launchpad and consultancy, part of the Animoca Brands companies’ network.
Blockchain Centre will marked as a gateway partnerships with industry-leading Web3 companies, accelerating user acquisition, content partnerships and overall traction of the Learnoverse. By collaborating both companies hope to bring uniquely different Web3 learning experience that combines elements of Learn & Earn model, NFTs and the metaverse to millions of learners who want to join and master the topics.
Started in 2017, BitDegree is a leading blockchain-powered e-learning platform connected with over 1 million users, both educators, students and employers into one single ecosystem centered around blockchain education.
“Blockchain Centre is eager to work with such a powerhouse in the blockchain education space like BitDegree. Making online education more accessible, engaging and rewarding is a grand challenge. The whole concept of a learning metaverse will revolutionize the way we understand education.” Tadas Maurukas, the Co-Founder & CEO of the Blockchain Centre
“2021 was a pivotal year for us as we came to realize that crypto education is finally a viable market. As the global crypto community tripled to reach 300 million people, we became overwhelmed with the demand for crypto education. Crypto community focus has finally enabled us to use the advanced crypto tools and concepts and combine them into what we call crypto-native education. And from that, the Learnoverse was born” Danielius Stasiulis, the Co-Founder & CEO of the BitDegree
By launching The Learnoverse, BitDegree aims to gamify the learning experience with token and NFT implementation as well the social interaction, ensuring even higher engagement rates and course completion levels across existing and new students. The Learnoverse will allow students to roam through its metaverse districts and discover topics they want to know more about by taking courses and assessments created by a decentralized body of instructors.