Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide K–12 teachers and higher education the opportunity to participate, collaborate, develop, and improve the teaching of mathematics.

We are accomplishing our mission by:

  • creating and facilitating mathematical education programs and conferences, bringing diverse education communities together to collaborate, learn from, and inform each other.
  • developing and providing high quality professional development for in-service teachers, schools and districts, K–12.
  • advocating for and supporting mathematics specialists and teacher leaders at all levels, K–12, including program development and licensing.
  • continuing to provide national mathematics communities and organizations support and opportunities to conduct and publish research and to convene strategic groups of stakeholders.
  • building leadership within the mathematics community.
  • fostering excitement and interest in mathematics as a pathway to endless career and life opportunities.
"Mathematics is a more powerful instrument of knowledge than any other that has been bequeathed to us by human agency."

-Descartes, Philosopher and Mathematician