Project Ignite

What is Vita-Learn IGNITE?

The mission of Vita-Learn IGNITE is to fuel innovation antransformation in our schools. Vita-Learn IGNITE projects range from identifying and nurturing innovative and transformative innovators for a day of recognition and powerful conversations to making digital tools that have the power to transform more accessible to Vermont students and teachers. 

Vermont IGNITE also supports several events including coordinating Vermont’s participation in events like Hour of Code, supporting 3D Vermont, Student Film Screening and more.  Vermont IGNITE also supports the development of Innovative Professional Development days and events such as Create Make Learn Summer Institutes. 

Let’s fuel the fire of innovation and IGNITE our classrooms!

Nominations for Project IGNITE CADRE

(Self nominations are accepted).

Each year Vita-Learn and Vermont ASCD recognize a new cadre of Vermont educators who exemplify innovative and transformative instructional practices.

The selection process for 2017 is a 2 part process. Both steps must be completed by deadline to be considered. 

January 10, 2016
January 24(more details about criteria and selection process can be found here


Vita-Learn IGNITE Consortium is open to Vermont schools who are committed to the Vita-LEARN IGNITE mission:  

  • to  fuel innovation and transformation in our schools
  • to IGNITE classrooms with innovative digital tools that can transform the culture of learning

Learn more about Consortium Benefits and How to Join the Vita-Learn IGNITE consortium.


Vita-Learn announces new options in our mission to IGNITE classrooms with innovative digital tools that can transform the culture of learning ~ Consortium Pricing for:


WeVideo EDU available to Vita-Learn members at savings up to 50% off.  WeVideo  EDU provides features such as green screen,  special collaboration tools, COPPA compliant private publishing, teacher  management dashboard,  free music tracks and other premium features. Learn more.


VoiceThread subscriptions are available to Vita-Learn members from 33 -  70% off.  Now includes Google Apps integration upon request.  COPPA compliant publishing, Learn more.

IGNITE a MAKER Project (2014-2015)

Learning journal from our 2014 - 2015 IGNITE a MAKER participants