Big Ideas Math Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2 Florida Edition was developed with the Mathematics Florida Standards and the Standards for Mathematical Practice as the foundation. The program was written by renowned authors Dr. Ron Larson and Dr. Laurie Boswell, and features cutting-edge technology to support the curriculum.
Big Ideas Math has been systematically developed using the latest research to ensure the quality of instruction. Students master content through inductive reasoning opportunities, engaging explorations that provide deeper understanding, concise, stepped-out examples, rich, thought-provoking exercises, and a continual building on what has been previously taught. The program incorporates chapter learning targets and success criteria to put the focus on student learning, making the learning visible to teachers and to the students themselves. Student pages include the Mathematics Florida Standards for easy reference. This combined with the chapter learning targets and success criteria, provide students the clear expectations they need to self-assess their own learning.