Curriculum Focal Points for Pre-K–Grade 8 Mathematics: A Quest for Coherence
October 2006, Volume 100, Issue 3, Page 179
An introduction to the topic of the NCTM's "Curriculum Focal Points for Prekindergraten through Grade 8 Mathematics: A Quest for Coherence," including the need for the focal points, what they are, how they should be used, and how they are related to the Principles and Standards for School Mathematics. The purpose for the Curriculum Focal Points is to provide leadership in the discussion about important mathematical topics at the pre-K-8 level.
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