Academic Program - Contains courses and events, that upon completion, a student can receive certificate(s) that are posted to the blockchain.
Currency Agnostic Settlement (CAS) - A system that allows ODEM Platform participants to pay for programs or services in their preferred currency.
Digital Education Certification (DEC) - A permanent and secure record on the blockchain of a student’s participation and completion of an educational program.
Education Activity Repository (EAR) - A verified record on the blockchain of an individual’s educational history.
Education Certification Viewing (ECV) - Allows employers and educational institutions to pay for access to a student’s scholastic record.
Education Skill Badges (ESB) - Digital records of a students’ skills and on-the-job achievements as verified by employers.
Education Token Sponsorships (ETS) - Scholarships established by sponsors to fund the education of disadvantaged students. Smart contracts ensure that conditions established by sponsors are fulfilled.
Educational Program Token Staking (EPS) - A system for students to signal interest in taking a specific program on the ODEM Platform. Staking helps ODEM measure demand for programs and deters frivolous sign-ups. If a student backs out of a program the stake is forfeited.
Excelorators Inc. (EXO) - The sister company that inspired creation of ODEM. Since 2013, Excelorators has provided high-quality training to international students executives on the campuses of top U.S. colleges and universities.
Identity Through Education (ITE) - A process to verify a students’ educational history when the original records are unavailable.
Incentive Management Program (IMP) - A system for paying ODEM Token rewards to participants who complete specific actions or refer new users.
Independent Credentialing Verification (ICV) - Allows educational record information on the blockchain to automatically transfer to another academic institution’s database.
ODEM - Founded in 2017, ODEM is dedicated to using blockchain technology to make education more accessible, affordable, transferable, and verifiable.
ODEM Program Selection Generator - Uses data stored within the Platform, DApp, blockchain, and IPFS to make recommendations about educational offerings.
ODEM Technical Whitepaper - A public blueprint for the creation of the ODEM Token and its utility on the ODEM Platform.
ODEM Wallet - A secure device for the safe storage of ODEM Tokens.
Perpetual Curriculum Royalty (PCR) - ODEM Tokens paid automatically to educators when their registered curriculum is used by other educators.
Professional Skills Network (PSN) - A system that publicizes the academic results of ODEM students to ODEM partners and other prospective employers.
Program Revenue Sharing (PRS) - A system of automatic payments to ODEM Platform service providers.
Staking - A process undertaken by students to indicate interest in signing up for an ODEM program by making a deposit of about 10 percent of the full price of the program.
Training Education Records (TER) - Created by employers, they are secure records of an employees’ training credentials.