Mathematics

Mathematics


B.E.S.T. Standards for Mathematics

The Florida Department of Education is excited to announce Florida’s Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking (B.E.S.T.) Standards for Mathematics were adopted by the State Board of Education on February 12, 2020. The B.E.S.T. Standards for Mathematics will be fully implemented in the 2022-2023 school year along with aligned instructional materials and statewide assessments. Please use the link in the first bullet below to find more information, including resources and professional development, regarding the B.E.S.T. Standards for Mathematics.

Current Mathematics Florida Standards (MAFS)

The Mathematics Florida Standards were approved by the Florida State Board of Education on February 18, 2014. These standards were fully implemented in the 2014-15 school year and thereafter. The current Mathematics Florida Standards will continue to be used for instructional and assessment purposes through the end of the 2021-2022 school year.

Elementary and Secondary Resources

The following webpages are intended to provide information and resources to support instruction of the Mathematics Florida Standards for elementary and secondary grades.

Instructional Support

Florida Standards Assessments (FSA)

This portal is your source for information about the Florida Standards Assessments, including test item specifications, test design summaries and practice tests.

National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)

Student and Parent Resources

Contact Information

PJ Duncan
Director, Office of STEAM
Bureau of Standards and Instructional Support
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 432
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-0808
Patricia.Duncan@fldoe.org

Ashley M. Harvey
Elementary Mathematics Specialist
Bureau of Standards and Instructional Support
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 432
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-0067
Ashley.Harvey@fldoe.org

Courtney Starling
Secondary Mathematics Specialist
Bureau of Standards and Instructional Support
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 432
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-9066
Courtney.Starling@fldoe.org