₿HS009: Adopting Bitcoin 2023 in El Salvador



Over 800 passionate Bitcoin educators attended the 2023 Adopting Bitcoin conference in El Salvador.  In this episode, Tali and Scott share lessons learned and ideas for Bitcoin homeschoolers.


  • Adopting Bitcoin conference had 800 people highly motivated and filled with purpose
  • Dan Sullivan’s “four freedoms”: money, time, relationships, purpose
  • The “Unconference”
  • Mi Primer Bitcoin geographic nodes in 18 countries
  • Operation Bitcoin is the first MPB thematic node
  • As parents, how to do we teach our kids purpose?
  • Humility trap for Bitcoiners who talk about Bitcoin as if history started the moment they landed 
  • Children have their own preferences and perspectives
  • The key to helping kids find their mission is to allow them to develop the mission themselves
  • Really well-positioned questions are more effective than giving solutions
  • Parenting versus curriculum, the relationships between you and your kids is the priority
  • Education is a life-long process
  • Your job is to instill the love of learning
  • You’re not alone, there are a lot of homeschooling resources
  • First time Hodl Up was played at Adopting Bitcoin, at Bitcoin Beach and at the Mi Primer Bitcoin House
  • Gamification for learning continues to gain momentum
  • Mi Primer Bitcoin working with ALL schools in El Salvador
  • Mi Primer Bitcoin expanding geographically and is in 18 countries



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