Our MissionThe mission of the Knox County Mathematics Department is to provide vision, leadership, and instruction so that all students will develop their mathematical potential to function successfully in a global society.The Knox County Mathematics Department incorporates Tennessee State Standards and math practices that provide clarity and specificity to stress conceptual understanding of key ideas. The sequence of topics was developed through researched-based learning progressions. The knowledge and skills students need to be prepared for mathematics in college, career, and life are woven throughout our mathematics curriculum.
Math Resources for Parents
Parents Supporting Mathematics Learning
More resources and informational videos are available on the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) website:http://www.nctm.org/Standards-and-Positions/Common-Core-State-Standards/Teaching-and-Learning-Mathematics-with-the-Common-Core
Parent Guide to Being TNReady:
Tips from NCTM to engage parents & families in their child's learning of mathematics: