Math Team

  • Mission
    Every DPS Student is mathematically empowered as a critical thinker, decision maker and problem solver.

    The Mathematics team is part of the Department of Curriculum and Instruction (C&I) within the Academics Division.  The math team oversees and supports the development and implementation of curriculum, instruction and assessment for mathematics in Denver Public Schools 

    In support of our district-wide Instructional Improvement Priority for K-12 Mathematics, the Math team is responsible for the following to support our community, parents, administrators, teachers, and students in Denver Public Schools:

    • Supporting the schools and teachers with implementing the district-supported mathematics curricula and instructional materials; 
    • Aligniong mathematics instructional materials to the Colorado Academic Standards PK-12, to ensure a rigorous, equitable and viable curriculum for all students;
    • Supporting the design, implementation, and interpretation of District-wide mathematics assessments;
    • Customizing support for school-based improvement goals based on identified needs in mathematics achievement;
    • Identifying, designing, and coordinating mathematics professional development opportunities for District mathematics teachers; and
    • Communicating with the Board of Education, District staff, and the public regarding the District mathematics program