General Links to Information about Secondary Mathematics Curricula
  • K–12 Mathematics Curriculum Center (this site "aims to help teachers and administrators make thoughtful, informed decisions about mathematics curriculum and instructional materials")
  • Show-Me Center (a site "supporting standards-based middle grades mathematics curricula")
  • Education Development Center, Inc. (this site "is an international, nonprofit organization with more than 325 projects dedicated to enhancing learning, promoting health, and fostering a deeper understanding of the world")
  • What Works Clearinghouse (this site is "a trusted source of scientific evidence of what works in education")
  • Toolkit for Change (a site with "resources for leaders in mathematics education")
  • Mathematically Sane (a site "promoting the rational reform of mathematics education.")
  • Mathematically Correct (a site "devoted to the concerns raised by parents and scientists about the invasion of our schools by the New-New Math and the need to restore basic skills to math education")
  • New York City HOLD (a site with "honest open logical decisions on mathematics education reform")

Middle Grades Curricula

Connected Mathematics Project (CMP)

Maneuvers with Mathematics (MWM)

Mathematics in Context (MiC)

MathScape: Seeing and Thinking Mathematically

MATH Thematics

Middle School Math through Applications Program (MMAP)/Pathways

Philadelphia Algebra8

Ramp-Up Mathematics

  • Ramp-Up Mathematics (a rigorous, yearlong math intervention course that accelerates the learning of middle and high school students who are far behind grade level)

High School Curricula

College Preparatory Mathematics (CMP)

Core-Plus Mathematics Project (CPMP) (also known as Contemporary Mathematics in Context)

Interactive Mathematics Program (IMP)

MATH Connections: A Secondary Mathematics Core Curriculum

Mathematics: Modeling Our World (MMOW) (also known as ARISE [Applications/Reform in Sec. Ed.])

SIMMS Integrated Mathematics

University of Chicago School Mathematics Project (UCSMP)

Elementary Grades through High School Curricula

Saxon Math

    Related Links

    Click HERE for an annotated bibliography of articles relevant to Standards-based curricula.

    Click HERE for a list of schools in the Greater Philadelphia Area that are using the various curricula.

    Click HERE for suggested questions to ask teachers who are using the various curricula.

    Click HERE for the Fordham Foundation's "State of State Math Standards 2005" report.

    Click HERE for "The Politics of California School Mathematics: The Anti-Reform of 1997-99"