Maryland College and Career Ready Standards for Mathematics



Standards for Mathematical Practice


The Standards for Mathematical Practice describe varieties of expertise that mathematics educators at all levels should seek to develop in their students. These practices rest on important “processes and proficiencies” with longstanding importance in mathematics education.  Student proficiency with the behaviors described in these standards should increase with each additional year of mathematics instruction.

Maryland College and Career Ready Mathematics Content Standards


Introduction: How to Read the Standards



Pre-KindergartenSixth Grade
KindergartenSeventh Grade
First GradeEighth Grade
Second GradeAlgebra I
Third GradeAlgebra II
Fourth GradeGeometry
Fifth Grade