Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators in Texas (AMTE-Tx)

Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators in Texas (AMTE-Tx)

Last modified: 
02/08/2020 - 7:59am
Overview
Year Established as AMTE Affiliate: 
2009
Affiliate Website: 

Our Mission

AMTE-TX's mission is to promote the improvement of mathematics teacher education in all its aspects in the State of Texas.

Our Goals

  • Provide for the professional development of mathematics teacher educators at all levels;
  • Facilitate communication and networking among mathematics teacher educators at the PreK-12, technical and community college, Regional Service Centers, college and university levels, and other associated teacher education organizations; and
  • Encourage, promote and support research related to mathematics teacher education.

Activities 

  • Hosting an annual state conference each fall
  • Hosting a dedicated strand of sessions at the Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching (CAMT)
  • Publication of a peer-reviewed journal - Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education in Texas (JMTET), 3 issues per year
Leadership
Affiliate President: 
Theresa Jorgensen
President Email: 
Affiliate Treasurer: 
Rebecca Dibbs
Treasurer Email: 
Affiliate President-Elect: 
Sarah Pratt
President-Elect Email: 
Affiliate Secretary: 
Gwendolyn Johnson
Newsletter Editor: 
https://amte-tx.com/online-journal-2/
Editor Email: 
More Information
Summary of Recent Affiliate Accomplishments and Upcoming Activities: 

 

We have have two annual gatherings: a special session at the Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Teaching (this conference is in July and alternates between Ft. Worth, Houston, or San Antonio) and an AMTE-TX Fall conference.  Our Fall 2019 conference was held in September at Baylor University in Waco.  The theme was "Coming Together to Collaborate and Support Mathematics Teacher instructor in Texas," and our keynote speaker was AMTE President Michael Steele. 

Number of Affiliate Members: 
85
Affiliate Constitution: