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.

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Follow Jay McTighe on Twitter

@jaymctighe walks through the present problems with today's #assessmentsystem and the steps he would take to better capture and encourage student learning -

This!!!! It's the next step in student centered planning. Thanks @jaymctighe for pushing our thinking! #edchat #education #k12 #ISTELive

It’s Time for Curriculum Mapping 3.0 | Solution Tree Blog via @SolutionTree

"Quality tasks & projects need to meet certain qualities to make sure that the juice is worth the squeeze." @jaymctighe @johnlPBL

Performance Tasks or Projects? Complementary Approaches for Student Engagement:

Thanks, Carla! Here is the link if others are interested in listening:

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