C3 IGNITE GRANT PROGRAM
The C3 IGNITE program began in 2016 as a program that schools could apply for to receive T-Mobile enabled devices to bridge the equity gap in Catholic schools. The C3 IGNITE Program has deployed over 32,000 Sprint connected iPad devices to more than 182 schools in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles since 2016. These devices are not only used as a classroom tool by students for their projects, research and homework, but can also be used in homes without internet access, as a mobile hotspot and/or a direct connected Sprint network device. Schools in the program are provided professional development from the Designed for Learning and technical support from a dedicated as well as the C3 IGNITE Support Team to help schools learn how to manage the device.