The VTaL Google Site includes a brief explanation of each of the different components of the VTaL Framework.  The site includes a VTaL Starter Kit, and connects various components of the VTaL Framework to the 7 Principles of Learning from the Nature of Learning, published by the OECD Project Innovative Learning Environment.  In addition, links are provided for aspects of the Practicing Teaching Criteria to the different components of the VTaL framework, including reflective questions for teaching practitioners.