2021 Annual AMTE Conference

Twenty-Fifth Annual Conference of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators

Virtual Conference: Thursday - Saturday, Feb 11-13, 2021 and Thursday - Saturday, February 18-20, 2021 

The Annual AMTE Conference provides inclusive opportunities for a diverse community of mathematics educators to share current research and practice findings.

At a Glance

  • Opening Session: Thursday, February 11 6:00 pm EST
  • Sessions run over two weeks:
    • Thursday, February 11 to Saturday, February 13
    • Thursday, February 18 to Saturday, February 20.
  • Draft Conference Schedule


Featured Sessions

Opening Session (Thursday, February 11)

2020. Perfect Vision? Perfect Hindsight? Are We Ready to Reimagine Mathematics Teacher Education?


Naomi Jessup, Assistant Professor, College of Education, Georgia State University

Joel Amidon, Associate Professor, School of Education, University of Mississippi

Sandra Crespo, Professor of Mathematics Education, College of Education, Michigan State University

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Naomi Jessup

Joel Amidon

Sandra Crespo

Judith Jacobs Lecture (Thursday, February 18)

Marta Civil is a Professor of Mathematics Education and the Roy F. Graesser Chair in the Department of Mathematics at The University of Arizona. Her research looks at cultural, social, and language aspects in the teaching and learning of mathematics; participation in the mathematics classroom; connections between in-school and out-of-school mathematics; and parental engagement in mathematics. She has led multiple funded projects working with children, parents, and teachers, primarily in Mexican American communities. Her research is grounded on the concept of Funds of Knowledge with a focus on developing culturally sustaining learning environments in mathematics education. Her most recent work includes a K-3 parental engagement mathematics project aimed at developing a two-way dialogue between home and school and a new collaboration with two other universities focused on the development of a mathematical partnership that engages teachers, parents, and multilingual children in grades 3-5 in underserved communities. She is also exploring how to apply lessons learned from her work in equity in K-12 settings to undergraduate / entry level mathematics teaching and learning.

With respect to AMTE, she has served as the Associate Vice President for Equity and is currently one of the Associate Co-Vice-Presidents for the STaR Fellows Program. She was one of the co-editors for Cases for Mathematics Teacher Educators: Facilitating Conversations about Inequities in Mathematics Classrooms in the AMTE professional book series.

Marta Civil