Jay McTighe

An experienced educator and noted author, Jay McTighe provides consulting services to schools, districts, regional service agencies and state departments of education. Jay’s professional efforts are devoted to six inter-related educational goals:

  • Improving the quality of student thinking
  • Mapping the curriculum around “big ideas” and essential questions
  • Developing the 21st Century Skills of critical thinking, communication, creativity, and collaboration
  • Creating performance assessments for measuring what matters most
  • Engaging students in meaningful learning around authentic tasks
  • Teaching for understanding and transfer

A popular and effective speaker, he is available for a variety of presentation venues, from Keynote addresses to multi-day workshops. For further information, contact him via e-mail or phone, (410) 531-1610.

Scenes from Jay’s workshops

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