Welcome New York State Schools!

NYSED has selected the First In Math Online Program as a resource to support STEM readiness for students throughout the state in grades K through 5.

Access to this proven PRACTICE program is FREE to all schools.

What is First In Math?

As the vendor to implement a State Initiative to promote a love of math and support math fluency within elementary students (K-5) across New York, First In Math is:

  • An optional program with flexible use AT NO COST TO DISTRICTS. Flexibility can include enrichment/extension, to supplement or complement current work being done in the classroom or fun summer learning.
  • Online, standards-based math games and activities for all skill levels. (standards correlation document PDF)
  • Not a requirement, but is an additional asset to promote mathematical thinking and fluency.

Information for PRINCIPALS

Information & Guides for TEACHERS


Read about NYSED's launch of First in Math Expanded Mathematics Access Program (EMAP)

Watch highlights of the 2023 NYSED/FIRST IN MATH NY Statewide Elementary Mathematics Tournament! This one-minute video shows the excitement generated among participating NY State schools! READ MORE 

All NY State districts/Schools/Classrooms can sign up for FREE First In Math licenses in the Fall and be eligible to participate in this exciting event in Spring 2024!

Questions? Contact nan@firstinmath.com