Certification

For teachers who want more for themselves, their students and their schools

Empower a different sort of leader

Join with like-minded educators who believe that our students have the potential to do more good than any generation before them.


Innovative Teacher

Inviting all innovators

BIP educators commit to providing a high quality Big Idea Project experience for their students. First, you have to be certified. Certification is a one-time thing and includes your first year of membership. Every year after you can renew your membership for a minimal fee. Membership includes access to our network of partners, administrative support, resources, curriculum, participation in the State competition and much more.

What to expect

Certification training is a one-day event where you will learn everything you need to be successful and more.

You will learn to:

  • Plan for and implement the project on your timeline
  • Incorporate new strategies for building student creativity
  • Teach problem-solving methods that include action research
  • Build relationships with business professionals
  • Recruit mentors
  • Host your competition
  • Build your personal brand and network
What to Expect from Big Idea Project
Big Idea Project

Sign up

The cost of 2016 certification is $550. Certification includes training, curriculum, online resources, marketing materials and ongoing support.

We are still accepting new teachers for the 2016-2017 school year.

Sign up now