Student Impact

Moving from knowing to doing

Experiential learning leads to attitude and behavior change. Big Idea Project students learn what it takes to lead generously by practicing empathy, applying skills and owning responsibility for outcomes.

Student Outcomes

Student Outcomes

Job-ready skills learned:

  • Leadership
  • Empathy
  • Resilience
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving
  • Project planning
  • Creativity
  • Initiative
  • Video production
  • Storytelling
  • Public speaking
  • Communication

Exponential impact

The influence of one certified BIP educator can change communities.

With just
A class of
Positively impacts over

In their words

“I can make a difference”

We call this ‘entrepreneurial confidence.’ When students see that they can do something about challenging social problems, they carry that confidence with them throughout life. Big problems are not insurmountable. Big problems just require a Big Idea and the will to make a difference.