MDTP provides a free assessment system to support secondary mathematics educators 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. 


MDTP Test Development for the 2020-21 Academic Year

MDTP provides the full spectrum of diagnostic assessments from grades 6 through coursework in calculus with the release of three final versions of Common Core aligned tests and two in development as field tests.

MDTP Newly Released Course-level Readiness Tests

MDTP releases a new course-level readiness tests that are aligned to Common Core instructional expectations and available for free in online and paper versions.

  • Assessment of Preparedness for 6th Grade Mathematics (6M35A20) - Assesses students' preparedness in foundational topics necessary for success in a California Common Core entry-level middle school mathematics course.  

MDTP Field Tests

MDTP is excited to announce a new field test that is available online for the 2020 - 2021 academic year.

  • Precalculus Readiness Field Test (PR45D20)This diagnostic field test assesses students' readiness in foundational topics necessary for success in a precalculus course or other courses at that level after completing a California Common Core Integrated Math 3 or Algebra 2 course as defined in the Mathematics Framework for California Schools. Field-testing should occur in precalculus or math analysis courses.