Jared Myracle has served as the Chief Academic Officer in Jackson-Madison County Schools – his hometown district, where he attended school from kindergarten through 12th grade – since July, 2017. Previously, Jared was was an assistant director of schools in McNairy County, TN, and a school and district administrator in Gibson County Special School District, after beginning his career as a middle and high school social studies teacher.

Jared also spent nearly two years as an instructional support provider at D2D (later Instruction Partners). In this capacity, he worked with more than 15 districts on their curriculum and instruction plans, giving him a window into curriculum implementation across the country.

Hear From Jared

Jared recently authored the EdWeek editorial The Hard part about reading instruction, and he co-authored the EdWeek editorial We Have a National Reading Crisis.

Jared has shared outcomes from Jackson-Madison’s work with high-quality curriculum in the last school year:

You can also hear more about Jared’s curriculum work in his blog The Urgency I Feel Around Instruction – and Why I Look to Curriculum.

Jared is on Twitter at @JaredMyracle.

Curriculum Notes

Jared would be glad to connect about these high-quality curricula which are used in Jackson-Madison:

K–2 ELA: Core Knowledge Language Arts (all-green on EdReports, Tier 1 on Louisiana Believes)

3–5 ELA: EL Education Language Arts (all-green on EdReports, Tier 1 on Louisiana Believes)

6-12 ELA: LearnZillion Louisiana Guidebooks (Tier 1 on Louisiana Believes in grades 6–8)

K–12 Math: Eureka Math (all green on EdReports in grades K–5, Tier 1 on Louisiana Believes in K–12)