# The Importance of Mathematical Practices (McCallum & Zimba)

This Hunt Institute video explains how the Common Core State Standards for mathematics encompass two sets of standards: content and the standards for mathematical practice. The same eight mathematical practices standards are taught from grades K–12.

**Channel: **
Math - Middle & Secondary School Resources

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