A free diagnostic tool designed to support secondary mathematics programs in California schools


MDTP diagnostic readiness tests are used formatively in classrooms, departments, and schools to promote and support student readiness and success in college mathematics courses. 

  • Teachers use MDTP diagnostic tests to inform and enhance their classroom teaching practices.

  • Departments and schools use MDTP diagnostic tests to collectively shape instruction, assessment, support and intervention, and policy. 


FREE MDTP Online Testing Platform

MDTP is excited to announce our new free online testing platforms for MDTP placement and readiness exams. To register for online testing, please complete the appropriate online testing registration form.

 

MDTP Field Tests

MDTP is excited to announce two field tests that are available online and on paper for the 2018 - 2019 academic year.

  • Geometry Readiness Field Test assesses essential topics needed for success in a geometry class aligned to California Common Core State Standards and includes concepts studied in CCSS-aligned first-year algebra
  • Second Year Algebra Readiness Field Test - assesses essential topics needed for success in a second-year algebra class aligned to California Common Core State Standards and includes concepts studied in CCSS-aligned geometry and first-year algebra
  • Middle School Entry-level Diagnostic Field Test - assesses students' readiness in foundational topics necessary for success in a California common core entry-level middle school mathematics course. Field-testing should occur in Grade 6 classrooms. 
  • High School Mathematics Readiness Field Test - assesses students' readiness in foundational topics necessary for success in a California common core entry-level high school mathematics course such as Algebra I or Integrated Math 1 as defined in the Mathematics Framework for California Schools.