Curriculum Focal Points
NCTM's Curriculum Focal Points are the most important mathematical topics for each grade level. They comprise related ideas, concepts, skills, and procedures that form the foundation for understanding and lasting learning.
Principles and Standards for School Mathematics
The mathematical understanding, knowledge, and skills that students should acquire from pre-K through grade 12.
NCTM Presidents' Messages on Curriculum
Should High-Stakes Tests Drive the Curriculum? A Perspective from Michigan (from Mathematics Education Dialogues)
High-Stakes Tests: Should They Drive Mathematics Curriculum and Instruction? (from Mathematics Education Dialogues)
Standards-Based Teaching and Test Preparation Are Not Mutually Exclusive (from NCTM News Bulletin)
Technology: The Unused Possibilities (from NCTM News Bulletin)