Podcast programs

Ayers Institute Lunch & Learn (A.L.L.) podcast

The "Lunch & Learn" podcast from the Ayers Institute provides bite-sized portions of professional learning. Each episode is 10-15 minutes long, focuses on a topic that is relevant to professional educators and concludes with a prompt to generate discussion within your community of practice.

"My Why" - stories of inspiration from educators

Each episode of "My Why" uncovers the journey of one educator: a teacher or leader who has chosen to devote his or her life to the education profession. Each story is different, yet each is an exploration of motivation, purpose, and hope.

Recent episodes

Powerful Interview Questions for Hiring Educators

Jul. 11, 2018 — Lunch & Learn



Hiring is a critical component of creating successful teams of teachers and leaders.
Duration: 13:43 min. | File size: 8.12 MB

Hiring High-Quality Educators

Jun. 8, 2018 — Lunch & Learn



Great education leaders know how to hire educators who are the best fit for their organization.
Duration: 19:04 min. | File size: 11.35 MB

My Why with Reva Chatman-Buckley

Jun. 19, 2018 — My Why



Explore the motivation behind Dr. Reva Chatman-Buckley's dedication to the field of education. "I was predestined to teach."
Duration: 9:42 min. | File size: 8.02 MB

My Why with Carla Cushman

Apr. 11, 2018 — My Why



Explore the motivation behind Dr. Carla Cushman's dedication to the field of education. "I Teach to make a difference."
Duration: 7:45 min. | File size: 6.27 MB