Math & Business

Braintree Public Schools Mathematics

The goal of the K-12 Braintree Mathematics Curriculum is to develop student mathematicians who are critical thinkers and efficient problem solvers.  The Braintree Public School system is committed to research-based, comprehensive mathematics instruction.  Our approach includes equal focus on conceptual understanding, procedural fluency and application.  

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Figure taken from Pg. 14 of the Massachusetts Curriculum Framework for Mathematics 2017 

The Key Components of Mathematics Defined:

As outlined in the Common Core State Standards and adopted into the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks, rigor in mathematics education contains three components of equal merit:

Taken from key shifts in mathematics

Building Conceptual Understanding in Mathematics

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Click Here to review the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Fluency Paper