These materials provide additional support for and extension of the ideas in the K–12 Benchmarks.
Practices Worthy of Attention is an examination of 22 program, school, and district practices that showed promise—based on early evidence and observation—of strengthening secondary mathematics teaching and learning.
These materials contain criteria that may be used to develop and evaluate capstone course curricula, as well as descriptions of and links to current capstone courses.
The workplace tasks on Achieve's website vividly illustrate the practical application of the "must-have" competencies described in the benchmarks themselves, helping states answer questions such as "Why do I have to learn this stuff?"
The Mathematics at Work brochures present case studies drawn from leading industries nationwide to illustrate the advanced mathematics knowledge and skills embedded in jobs that offer opportunities for advancement and are accessible to high school graduates.