Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey Launch Bitcoin Academy

The Bitcoin Academy will be initially open to residents of Marcy Houses in Brooklyn. The classes include education in cryptocurrency and financial literacy. The program also offers a crypto kids camp Block CEO Jack Dorsey and rapper Jay-Z joined forces on Thursday to launch Bitcoin Academy, a program that teaches about cryptocurrency and financial literacy. Shawn Corey Carter, popularly known as Jay-Z, is a billionaire rapper and entrepreneur who grew up in the Marcy Houses of Brooklyn district.  The official Twitter account of Shawn Carter Foundation, a foundation co-founded by Jay-Z, confirmed via tweet the funding of the education program