California’s new math framework offers path to greater excellence and equity

Girl teaching two other students how to solve a math problem

In a commentary for EdSource, Phil Daro explores the just-released revision of the new California Framework for Mathematics. While earlier drafts of the framework prompted concerns that the effort to achieve greater equity would hold high-achieving students back from excellence, this revised draft showcases clearly this will not be the case. The new framework that will be applied in 2022 allows for all students to move forward.