




Science, Technology Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
Mathematics
In Massachusetts, mathematics education builds students' understanding and skills through active engagement in meaningful mathematics. The content and practice standards included in the Massachusetts Mathematics Curriculum Framework focus on developing students in the following areas:
 Conceptual understanding  make sense of the math, reason about and understand math concepts and ideas
 Procedural skills  know mathematical facts, compute and do the math
 Capacity  solve a wide range of problems in various contexts by reasoning, thinking, and applying the mathematics they have learned.
Mathematics Learning Standards
Highlights: 2017 Revisions to the Mathematics Standards
Statewide Mathematics Assessments (MCAS)
Mathematics Instructional Resources
Last Updated: December 20, 2017


