Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators

AMTE is the largest professional organization devoted to the improvement of mathematics teacher education — it includes over 1,000 members supporting the preservice education and professional development of preK-16 teachers of mathematics. Members include professors, researchers, teacher-leaders, school mathematics coordinators, policy experts, graduate students, and others. »Learn More


2017 Annual AMTE Conference


Registration Now Available!

Please join 600+ colleagues at AMTE's 21st Annual Conference during February 9 - 11, 2017 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in Orlando, FL.

Emerging Issues

Give 25 for AMTE's 25th Anniversary

During 2016, please join the celebration by donating to one of four special funds.

$17,080 Donated
134 N of Donations
$127 μ of Donations
$316 σ of Donations
68.3% To Goal
Days to Go

Cases for Mathematics Teacher Educators: Facilitating Conversations about Inequities in Mathematics Classrooms

The first publication in AMTE's new  Professional Book Series is now available for purchase.  AMTE Members can save 20% by applying the Discount Code  AMTE2016 at checkout .

A Call for a Collective Action to Develop Awareness: Equity and Social Justice in Mathematics Education

As the 2016-2017 school year begins, AMTE invites you to join a broad coalition of educators in a year of collective action. The call includes lists of sponsoring organizations, selected readings, monthly events, and focus questions for reflecting on articles and books addressing equity and social justice in mathematics education.

Events, Readings & More

AMTE STaR Program

The STaR program is accepting applications to join the 2017 STaR Fellows Cohort. The approximately 30 selected early career faculty will convene in Park City, Utah June 24-29, 2017 for collaboration and mentoring on the topics of service, teaching, and research.The application form closes Dec 1, 2016. 

More About STaR


Mathematics Teacher Educator Journal

The current September 2016 issue of Mathematics Teacher Educator is available. Visit the About MTE page for more about this scholarly journal co-published by AMTE and NCTM.

AMTE Election 2016: Candidates

Information is now available about the Slate of Candidates for the 2016 AMTE Election. Voting will begin November 1, 2016.

Candidates for Secretary
- Sandi CooperBaylor University
- Jane M. WilburnePenn State Harrisburg

Candidates for Board Member-at-Large
- Jennifer LuebeckMontana State University
Eva ThanheiserPortland State University

[Webinar] AMTE’s Standards for Mathematics Teacher Preparation: Overview of the Draft

The next AMTE Webinar, by Nadine Bezuk, is scheduled for Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 4:00 - 5:00 PM EST. The registration deadline is Friday, October 28th, and is available as a benefit of AMTE membership.

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Final Regulations on Teacher Preparations Programs Posted by U.S. Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Education posted the text of its long-awaited final regulations for teacher preparation programs on its website on October 12, 2016. The rule will be released officially through the Federal Register by the end of the month. AMTE is working with partner organizations to interpret the information and advise membership in the coming months.

Position: Active Learning in Post-Secondary Mathematics Education

AMTE joins the CBMS call for institutions of higher education, mathematics departments and the mathematics faculty, public policy-makers, and funding agencies to invest time and resources to ensure that effective active learning is incorporated into post-secondary mathematics classrooms.


An official AMTE publication for the mathematics teacher education community.

This issue features essential information about the AMTE 2017 Annual Conference, the STaR program, the AMTE scholarship recipients, a CITE call for articles, and more! We hope you find our Fall 2016 Newsletter interesting and informative. Don't forget to engage with AMTE on Facebook or Twitter (@AMTENews).

Babette M. Benken, Editor