Podcasts We Love

Welcome to the Podcasts We Love page! This page features podcasts that participate in the BOOST Live Podcast Lounge during the BOOST Conference. Our podcasters interview thought leaders, facilitate Q&A sessions, and expert panels, and provide abundant resources for your professional development needs. Be a part of the conversation, learning, and podcast community.

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Podcasts We Love


#iAmImpact Podcast

The #iAmImpact podcast focuses on ordinary people who are making an extraordinary impact. This podcast dives deep on topics such as leadership, education, and inspiration.


 Educated Guess

From our colleagues to the students we teach, each person has a unique story about their journey through education. The Educated Guess, attempts to capture the humanity of their guests, as well as provide the space to share thoughts on equity, pedagogy, and culture. They share the stories of frontline educators, professors, and community organizers in the hopes that we can all imagine and build education into something each student can enjoy and grow within.



“FIND YOUR SPARK” is a podcast that shares real-life stories of realizing the potential and impact of your SPARK, in the middle of a busy life. Hosts Brooke Wheeldon-Reece, President of The SPARK Initiative – a non-profit organization – and Ashley Hunt, Director of Program Development, dive deep into conversations about life, family, running a business, the youth they work with, and the impact their work has daily. The episodes are funny, digestible, honest, and profoundly helpful. As working moms and entrepreneurs, Brooke and Ashley navigate the sticky realities of daily life, all while working to make this world a better place.


 Gen C Podcast

This podcast focuses on how out-of-school time programs cultivate the creative capacities of the next generation. The podcast is dedicated to inspiring, connecting, and amplifying the work of individuals and organizations committed to cultivating the creative capacities of young people.


Making Afterschool Cool

The Making Afterschool Cool Podcast is an essential part of the CASE for Kids push to increase the awareness of resources that improve quality in the afterschool and out-of-school time field.


Our Future Now!

Our Future Now is the official podcast of the National Children’s Campaign. NCC is a national, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that serves as a catalyst to inspire and empower America to make children a priority by promoting health, education, safety, economic and environmental security through the power of media, grassroots, internet partnerships, business and community leaders, celebrities and subject matter experts.


Two Counselors & A Mic

A 10-episode podcast that explores topics related to education through the lens of storytelling of those in the field. Through a partnership with UCSD Extension, each episode will have a Companion Guide to help listeners dive deeper into each topic. Episodes will be released weekly.

Vertical Playpen

Join the staff at High 5 as they explore the many components of Adventure and Experiential education. High 5 Adventure Learning Center is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to helping individuals, teams, schools, communities and businesses improve the way they live, learn, and work together.