Virtual Consultations Now Available!

Including webinars, curriculum & assessment reviews, and Q&A sessions.

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, Jay McTighe 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.

Professional Development Resources

UbD + Eduplanet21

Online modules on Performance Tasks – Design & Use

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Join me for a 2-day virtual conference, Creating an Understanding-Based Curriculum and Assessment System, based on my recent book, Leading Modern Learning. Dates: on December 2-3, 2020. Sponsored by Texas ASCD.
http://www.cvent.com/events/jay-mctighe-december-2nd-3rd-2020/event-summary-a1accdab38764886b9efb074f8fc3704.aspx

Support Online Learning w/Powerful Thinking Routines https://catlintucker.com/2020/09/online-learning-thinking-routines In this post, I share 5 thinking routines developed by @ProjectZeroHGSE. I include a Google slide deck for each so #teachers can encourage students to learn with AND from each other online. #edchat

Great idea. We can use this tool to CUT outdated practices, like averaging grades and seeking a "bell curve" distribution. What other outdated practices need to be trimmed?

15 Free Digital Tools to Boost Students’ Engagement Online – thanks to Maria Ferrero! https://medium.com/the-faculty/digital-tools-for-online-student-engagement-2faafbbd0b44

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