Number Knowledge Test

What is the Number Knowledge Test (NKT)?

The NKT is a free, individually administered number sense screener.  It takes approximately 10 minutes per student to administer.  This test can be used to identify if a student is on par with their same age peers in number sense. For more on the NKT, click here:


Goals of the Number Knowledge Test

1. To determine if a student is functioning at, above, or below age/grade level in number knowledge

2. To determine which number concepts the student has mastered, which she is struggling with, and which she still needs to learn

3. To assess a student’s progress over the instructional period or academic year


Click here to download the Number Knowledge Test (NKT) NKT for BCPS


Now What Do I Do with the Data? 

View the Targeted Math Instruction Plan 0418 for details.


NKT Sample Administration Video

Diagnostic Assessments Professional Learning!


I’m excited to announce the introduction of a new course in Canvas entitled Mathematics Diagnostic Assessments!  This self-paced online professional learning allows participants the opportunity to acquire training in the administration and scoring of the Math diagnostic assessments that are referenced in Broward’s new MTSS for Math K-12.  Teachers can now access “on demand” training specifically in the assessments that are administered at their school site.  The modules for the individual assessments contain training videos and/or webinars, handouts, discussion boards and more!  This professional learning is available to all BCPS instructional staff.  You can now access training modules from the comfort of your own home or classroom.  math-diagnostic-training-flyer

Enroll yourself in the course by clicking the link:

The online course contains:

‣ Training Videos

‣ Product Details from the vendor websites

‣ Links to pre-recorded webinars from the makers of the KeyMath3 and G-MADE

‣ Printable handouts

‣ KeyMath3 Assist Install instructions for Lenovo

‣ Discussion boards for all assessments to address and questions and concerns.


More about the Math Diagnostics and MTSS:  

Diagnostic Math Assessments descriptions

MTSS K-12 Math