Tools for Teaching and Learning

tools for teaching and learningWe collaborate with practitioners and other experts from around the nation to develop consistent, coherent tools that are easy to use and, when deployed in combination, are robust and powerful.

Our mathematics tools, for example, help teachers and students learn not only the content crucial to continued learning, but also the mathematical habits of mind (e.g., making sense of problems and persevering in solving them) that are crucial to success in mathematics and in academics in general.


Advanced Quantitative Reasoning / Advanced Mathematical Decision Making

High school graduates need more mathematics than ever before, and they need to know how to use quantitative tools to solve problems in applied situations. This 12th-grade capstone course engages students in relevant problems…Read More

Transition to College Mathematics

The Transition to College Mathematics course materials were developed to help high school seniors who have not met a college readiness measure achieve college readiness by the end of their senior year…Read More

Mathematics Launch Years Toolkit

The Mathematics Launch Years Toolkit consists of briefs intended to support districts and higher education systems in streamlining students’ transition from high school to college. The “mathematics launch years” courses…Read More


Comprehensive Course Programs

Instructional effectiveness varies widely across classrooms. We provide standards-aligned, comprehensive course programs designed to ensure that all students, particularly students in the highest need schools, have an…Read More


Formative Assessment Tools and Tasks

National legislation and state accountability requirements set high standards for student achievement, and every school district is held accountable for attaining them. To ensure their students meet those standards as measured on…Read More