With the emergence of cryptocurrencies, blockchain has also gotten famous, people are now talking about blockchain technology more in recent years. Previously no one knows what a blockchain is. Due to the covid attack, many things changed in every sector of society whether it is the educational sector, jobs, fashion sector, and more. But here we are discussing more educational sector after the pandemic attack education sector changed totally.
Now, after covid, the usage of mobile phones increased a lot in past years. We are now more dependent on mobile phones. So here we need our blockchain tool to secure enormous data in the educational sector. We find that missing data and hacking have grown in recent years and it is important to have safe and secure data storage like documents, birth certificates, identity cards, and more.
In the post-pandemic, users need ownership and control of their educational documents. Blockchain enables the provision of more secure and safe storage with the help of a decentralized platform. After covid, we are more dependent on cell phones which decreases paper usage and increases storage. Companies need documents of their employee and that’s why individual needs ownership of their documents to prove to the companies.
BENEFITS OF USING BLOCKCHAIN
Let’s discuss the advantages of blockchain in the educational sector.
MAINTAINING RECORDS OF STUDENTS
It is a very lengthy process to maintain records of all students records but the help of the blockchain tool makes the process more simple and efficient. Now data is stored in a decentralized way students can also reach out easily and check their details without changing them.
ISSUE OF DOCUMENTS
Now the issue of degree and diplomas are easier as compared to the previous one. With the adoption of blockchain technology, paperwork decreases drastically and it transformed into block storage. It changes the whole picture of the educational system in a better way.
STORAGE OF INFORMATION
Now with the advent of blockchain, schools, and colleges can easily store their important information related to curriculum, reports, regulatory documents, and many more. Now important information can not be edited or changed with the help of the blockchain tool. Many fraud diplomas are used by individuals which is not possible right now.
HELPS IN THE EVALUATION PROCESS
It is also used for the evaluation process for rechecking the event for more security reasons. Every time an individual completes a task or stage it will be evaluated by a blockchain tool. It increases its efficiency and transparency which makes it user-friendly. Blockchain stores data in blocks and a decentralized manner even if one node gets edited it automatically pinpoints fault by reconfirming with other nodes.
HELPS IN DIGITAL EXAMS
After the covid attack examination pattern completely changes now paper exams are replaced by online exams. Now students attend online classes and give online exams also. With the help of smart contracts, it is easy for teachers to prepare digital question papers and blockchain will help to grade the responses.
TRANSFER OF RECORDS
Whenever a student changes the university or school it will be very difficult to transfer records from one institute to another. With the help of blockchain, this process seems to be easy. Now institutes can easily share the grades with other educational platforms.
Blockchain has already changed the other sector and now it is time to change the educational sector. This technology is beneficial for both students and institutes, students can get access and ownership of their documents which was previously not possible because they are dependent on institutes and for institutes, it decreases the time of storage of enormous data of students which with the help of blockchain now seems easy.