Webinar Sessions

The Ayers Institute produces web-based professional-learning seminars to promote the continuous learning of teachers and school leaders. Webinar sessions are conducted live with audience interaction and are also recorded and made available for on-demand replay and sharing among colleagues.

Teacher Preparation

The state of Tennessee is replacing the PRAXIS PLT with edTPA on January 1, 2019. Are you wondering how to support teacher candidates through this transition? Join...
As Tennessee transitions to the edTPA process at the beginning of January 2019, it is likely that educator preparation programs are at various stages of...
Science education across Tennessee and across the nation has undergone a major shift in recent years. With new science standards in place in many states, there is...
Why is the sand hot at the beach? Why are ash trees dying in Tennessee? Why do most adults around the world get a stomachache when they drink milk? With the recent...
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a way to ensure your instruction is accessible for all learners. This session will cover the three areas of UDL and provide...
As educators we know that reviewing data points can reveal new opportunities! Whether you are an experienced school counselor, a new counselor, or a leader within...
Selecting appropriate books involves looking at elements of diversity, quality, developmentally appropriateness, and kid appeal.  This session will empower...
This webinar will provide an overview of how to identify and serve intellectually gifted students. We will provide an overview of gifted students' characteristics...
Exposure to trauma is widespread and often has pervasive, detrimental impacts. Children who have experienced trauma may react in overly aggressive ways or exhibit...