Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME)

  • The goal of the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME) is to publish high quality research in mathematics education by maintaining rigorous standards of scholarship in making its publication decisions.

    Committee Charge

    Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME) is charged to:

    1, Establish policies and procedures for the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education so that it continues to be a highly respected source of research and research-related information addressing significant and currently relevant problems in mathematics education. These policies and procedures shall: 

    • define the general format of the journal and its components;           
    • ensure timely review and publication of manuscripts;
    • be recorded and updated as necessary in an appropriate location, such as in the Manual of the Editorial Board or at the JRME website.

    2. Advise and assist the Editor in the review and selection of manuscripts for publication. This shall include: 

    • assisting in the establishment and periodic revision of standards for accepting manuscripts for publication;
    • helping to define, refine, and monitor the processes for the receipt, refereeing, acceptance, and publication of manuscripts;
    • careful reviewing of research manuscripts as requested by the Editor.

    3. Advise and assist the Editor of the JRME Monograph series in the publication of JRME research monographs, ordinarily one monograph each year, on a topic of high interest to the research community by: 

    • assisting in the establishment and periodic revision of standards for accepting manuscripts for publication;
    • helping to define, refine and monitor the processes for receipt, review, acceptance and publication of manuscripts;
    • carefully reviewing a book-length manuscript as requested by the Monograph Editor.

    4. Advise and assist the JRME Book Review Editor in the publication of telegraphic reviews and full-length reviews of books on topics of high interest to the research community by suggesting books for reviews, nominating potential reviewers, and monitoring the quality of the Book Review section of the journal.

    5. Monitor information found at the JRME web site and supply appropriate information for inclusion there.

    6. Advise and report to the Board of Directors on matters related to the journal. This shall include:

    • preparation of brief written reports to the Board reflecting recent meetings or other activity;
    • preparation and submission of an Annual Report to the Board including a budget.

    Committee Members

    Joi Spencer - Chair
    San Diego, CA
    2015-2018

    Denise Spangler - Board Liaison
    Athens, GA
    2015-2018

    Susan B. Empson - Member
    Columbia, MO
    2017-2020

    Patricio Herbst - Member
    Ann Arbor, MI
    2015-2018

    Elham Kazemi - Member
    Seattle, WA
    2015-2018

    Sean Larsen - Member
    Portland, OR
    2015-2018

    Jon R. Star - Member 
    Cambridge, MA 
    2016-2019

    Erica N. Walker - Member
    New York, NY
    2017-2020

    Jesse L. M. Wilkins (Jay) - Member
    Blacksburg, VA
    2016-2019

    Marcy B. Wood - Member
    Tucson, AZ
    2016-2019

    Rina Zazkis - Member
    Burnaby, British Columbia
    2017-2020

    David Barnes - Staff Liaison
    Reston, VA