Connections Standard

Instructional programs from prekindergarten through grade 12 should enable all students to—

  • Recognize and use connections among mathematical ideas;

  • Understand how mathematical ideas interconnect and build on one another to produce a coherent whole;

  • Recognize and apply mathematics in contexts outside of mathematics.

Representation Standard

Instructional programs from prekindergarten through grade 12 should enable all students to—

  • Create and use representations to organize, record, and communicate mathematical ideas;

  • Select, apply, and translate among mathematical representations to solve problems;

  • Use representations to model and interpret physical, social, and mathematical phenomena.



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