Curriculum FrameworksGuidelines for implementing the content standards adopted by the California State Board of Education that are developed by the Instructional Quality Commission.
2013 Revision of the Mathematics Framework
Assembly Bill 250 (Chapter 608, Statutes of 2011) calls for the revision of the Mathematics Framework to align with the California Common Core State Standards for Mathematics.
- 2013 Revision of the Mathematics Framework
The California State Board of Education adopted the Mathematics Framework on November 6, 2013. This version of the Mathematics Framework will remain posted while it is edited for publication.
- Executive Summary: Mathematics Framework
The executive summary highlights essential information and guidance in the Mathematics Framework and is intended to introduce the reader to the wealth of information and support for teachers, administrators, and parents/guardians it provides.
Brochures for Parents/Guardians (NEW 20-Jan-2016)
These brochures on the mathematics standards showcase example problems and highlight the progression of learning through the grade levels. The brochures also offer suggestions for parents/guardians to support their students’ learning and a list of additional resources.
- Timeline for Revision
In January 2012, the State Board of Education approved the timeline for the revision of the Mathematics Framework.
- Mathematics Framework Development Process (PDF)
This chart lists the major steps in the development of the Mathematics Framework.
- Mathematics Focus Group Report (DOC)
A summary of oral comments received at the Mathematics Focus Group Meetings and compilation of written comments received in February and March 2012 regarding the 2013 revision of the Mathematics Framework.
- Mathematics Curriculum Frameworks and Evaluation Criteria Committee List
The SBE appointed 19 members to the Mathematics CFCC at its July 18-19, 2012, meeting.
- Guidelines (DOC)
The SBE approved the guidelines for the 2013 revision of the Mathematics Framework at its July 18-19, 2012, meeting.
- Instructional Quality Commission Actions on the Mathematics Framework
The Instructional Quality Commission (IQC) plays an important role in the revision of the Mathematics Framework. Keep up to date with the work of the commission. Meetings are scheduled for June 26, July 8, July 12, and July 30, 2013.
- Mathematics Curriculum Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee
Resource page for the Mathematics Curriculum Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee (CFCC), including meeting dates and agendas.
- Mathematics Framework Focus Group Meetings
Information regarding the four public focus groups that met in February and March 2012 to gather input on the revision of the Mathematics Framework.
Video: Overview of the Mathematics Framework (Dated 26-Feb-2015)
This video for teachers, administrators, and other educators provides an overview of the Mathematics Framework and how it supports implementation of the California Common Core State Standards for Mathematics.
Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (PDF; 3MB)
Links to the standards adopted by the California State Board of Education in August 2010 (Modified January 2013 Publication Version).
Public Hearings on the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics
Public hearings on recommended modifications to the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics with California Additions and the Model Courses for Higher Mathematics are scheduled for January 3 and 4, 2013. The State Board of Education will take action on the recommendations at the January 16, 2013, meeting.
Common Core State Standards Initiative
The multi-state initiative released the CCSS on June 2, 2010. The initiative site includes information about the development and research behind the standards, appendices, the states that have adopted the CCSS, and frequently asked questions.
- Appendix A
Designing High School Mathematics Courses Based on the CCSS.
Grade Level Curriculum
The grade-level curriculum documents are organized by individual grade levels and include information about the Common Core State Standards.
2005 Mathematics Framework (Available on request)
The Framework was adopted by the State Board of Education on March 9, 2005.
*To order a copy of this framework please contact CDE Press.
Links to downloads of all Content Standards.
All Curriculum Frameworks
Links to downloads of all Curriculum Frameworks.