LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Proof of Learn, a brand new Web3 studying platform with a mission to unlock accessible high-quality schooling the world over by way of blockchain know-how unveiled its first venture Metacrafters – a learn-to-earn schooling platform. The Proof of Be taught workforce shared the Metacrafters teaser trailer at NFTLA with an immersive expertise.
This mission-driven workforce with a deal with accessibility and equality is taking their world expertise scaling Web2 options with a social impression to Web3, by creating Proof of Be taught, a platform with a imaginative and prescient to make high-tech schooling accessible to folks all around the world – and to provide employers clear entry to college students’ talent units. Proof of Be taught is a learn-to-earn platform the place college students put their realized vocational abilities into follow as they progress. What’s extra, it incentivizes studying by providing college students cryptocurrency and NFTs upon mastering new abilities. Proof of Be taught goals to extend huge open on-line course completion charges, which research present hover between 5-15%, by not solely incentivizing completion with learn-to-earn financial rewards but additionally by offering a robust community neighborhood for the scholars.
Proof of Be taught and Metacrafters is led by co-founders Sheila Lirio Marcelo, Kevin Yang, and Lauren Tornow. Marcelo based and was former CEO and Chairwoman of Care.com — the world’s largest on-line market for care, serving greater than 35 million folks throughout 20 international locations and rising greater than 100% year-over-year from its founding in 2006 till the corporate went public in 2014, after which offered to IAC in 2020. Yang is a know-how entrepreneur, blockchain developer, and Stanford Laptop Science graduate, specializing in crypto and cellular apps, who helped construct and scale the Philippines’ main cellular fast-food supply app. Tornow additionally hails from Care.com, the place she led advertising and marketing and worldwide growth; she additionally led advertising and marketing at Brainly, a web-based world studying neighborhood.
“Blockchain know-how has already reworked the worldwide business, making its best-known impacts in finance, artwork, and actual property. This new tech stays largely untapped on the subject of innovating the way in which we study and what we do with what we study” says Founder and CEO of Proof of Be taught, Sheila Lirio Marcelo.
Proof of Be taught’s mission is to focus on college students who dwell in emergent economies comparable to Southeast Asia, Africa, and Latin America – areas with unimaginable potential and the necessity for entry to Web3 schooling and job alternatives. On the employer facet, Proof of Be taught will give corporations the flexibility to entry real-time details about college students’ credentials, with the aim of transparency and general meritocracy, enhancing the effectivity of employment matching throughout the globe.
Transition to Web3 is a chance to slim the digital divide by equipping lower-income, high-potential folks globally with abilities to suit the web’s subsequent iteration. “As a workforce with sturdy private ties to growing international locations, like the Philippines, we care deeply about creating new schooling and employment alternatives throughout the globe,” says Sheila.
Proof of Be taught connects promising world expertise to skilled world alternatives, guiding and rewarding that expertise throughout their schooling and providing employers the absolute best professionals to play significant, fulfilling roles within the new financial system.
About Proof of Be taught
Proof of Be taught, Inc (POL) is a Web3 schooling platform with a mission to unlock accessible, high-quality schooling the world over by way of blockchain and a learn-to-earn protocol. With a deal with addressing the abilities scarcity skilled by the Web3 financial system, the platform will facilitate studying within the metaverse with cryptocurrency rewards and collectible NFT credentials earned as on-chain illustration of abilities development. The corporate’s imaginative and prescient is to make sure that anybody with an web connection can achieve a world-class on-line schooling, in addition to direct entry to income-earning alternatives and employment through its careers market. View Proof of Be taught on CrunchBase.
Metacrafters is a multichain learn-to-earn sport that teaches customers to put in writing good contracts and construct on-chain. Metacrafters invitations crafters to a world of surprise, development, and chance the place builders can entry a world-class Web3 schooling with speedy incomes and employment alternatives within the metaverse. It bridges schooling and an immersive gaming expertise that brings the historical past and lore of blockchain to life. With a learn-to-earn mannequin, builders and engineers are provided grant-funded monetary incentives to finish programs as they upskill from Web2 to Web3. Metacrafters is obtainable to the 32 million builders across the globe for whom these new abilities could also be life-changing and serve to shut the numerous pay hole between engineers in developed nations and people in rising markets.
About Sheila Lirio Marcelo
Sheila Lirio Marcelo is the Co-Founder and CEO of Proof of Be taught, a Web3 studying platform with a mission to unlock accessible, high-quality schooling the world over. Previous to POL, Sheila was a Enterprise Accomplice at New Enterprise Associates (NEA). In 2006, earlier than becoming a member of NEA, she based Care.com, the place she was Chairwoman and CEO till early 2020. Below Marcelo’s management, Care.com skilled an over 100% year-over-year development, went public in early 2014, and was offered to IAC in early 2020.
Marcelo has been honored with quite a few accolades. She was one among Fortune journal’s “High 10 Girls Entrepreneurs”, was lately honored with the esteemed Helen G. Drinan Visionary Chief Award by the Simmons College Institute for Inclusive Management, and he or she is a Henry Crown Fellow @Aspen Institute, a Younger World Chief of the World Financial Discussion board, a Marshall Memorial Fellowship awardee, and a member of the Council on Overseas Relations.
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