NCTM Affiliate Publication Awards

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    2015–2016 Publication Guidelines and Application

    Deadline: Postmarked by November 1, 2015

    The Affiliate Services Committee wishes to recognize the outstanding work of NCTM Affiliates in producing excellent journals (a peer-reviewed periodical in which scholarship relating to mathematics education is published) and newsletters (a publication containing news or information of interest to members of its organization) to keep their membership informed. These publications should keep their membership apprised of the latest happenings in mathematics education, provide great ideas for improving the teaching and learning of mathematics, and provide networking opportunities for members.

    Eligible Affiliates: Any Affiliate in good standing at the time of submission and who has not won either publication award within the last five years. 


    • Publication must be at least twice a year
    • Publication may be either print and/or on-line
    • Publication must have a record of at least two years of consistent publication
    • Signature of both the editor and president must be present.


    • 3 and only 3 issues of the same publication 
    • From at least 2 different academic years
    • No older than 3 years
    • Hard or electronic copy.

    Judging will be based on

    • Content
    • Accessibility
    • Relevance.

    Recipient will receive

    • Recognition at Delegates’ Assembly 
    • One free registration at next NCTM Annual Meeting and Exposition for the editor.

    Summit your application and publications by November 1, 2015.

    2015–2016 Publication Awards Guidelines, Application, and Scoring Rubrics (PDF)


    Publication Award Recipients  


    Affiliate: Kansas City Area Teachers of Mathematics (Missouri) 
    Publication: The Summation (Newsletter)
    Editors: Clare Bell and Sarah Hicks

    Affiliate: Florida Council of Teachers of Mathematics
    Publication: Dimensions in Mathematics (Journal)
    Editor: Richard Austin 


    Affiliate: Association of Teachers of Mathematics of Philadelphia and Vicinity (Pennsylvania) 
    Publication: ATMOPAV Newsletter
    Editor: Lynn Hughes, Editor

    Affiliate: Wisconsin Mathematics Council, Inc.
    Publication: Wisconsin Teachers of Mathematics (Journal)
    Editor: Jennifer Kosia


    Affiliate: Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics 
    Publication: The Number Line (Newsletter)
    Editor: Carolyn Sessions

    Affiliate: Ohio Council of Teachers of Mathematics
    Publication: Ohio Journal of School Mathematics
    Editor: Michael Todd Edwards


    Affiliate: Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics 
    Publication: ACTM Newsletter
    Editor: Susan Creekmore 


    Affiliate: Oregon Council of Teachers of Mathematics 
    Publication: The Oregon Mathematics Teacher (TOMT) (Journal)
    Co-Editor: Jacqueline Cooke and Cathy Bernhard