Maryland College and Career Ready Standards and Frameworks 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

The Maryland College and Career Ready Mathematics Standards define what students should understand and be able to do in their study of mathematics.

Elementary Standards 


Secondary Standards 


Maryland Comprehensive Assessment Program (MCAP) Mathematics 

Information about the MCAP for Mathematics, such as Blueprints, Evidence Statements, Rubrics, etc., may be found on the may be found on the MCAP Mathematics page.