Membership Options for Individuals

  • Membership Types:

    Essential Membership

    Essential membership is designed to meet the needs of classroom teachers with a specific grade-band focus as well as other educators who need resources tailored to elementary, middle, or high school mathematics. At $89, Essential membership means access to a wide range of resources designed to help teachers, specialists, coaches, and others better engage students and encourage them to meet their fullest potential.

    Essential membership includes a 20% discount to the NCTM Store and on meeting registrations, one FREE grade-band specific journal (both print and digital), unlimited access to NCTM's vibrant online community MyNCTM, and much more.

    New to NCTM? Join NCTM as an Essential member for an introductory rate of $59 for your first two years of membership.

    Premium Membership

    Premium membership is designed to meet the needs of those who teach or work with students across grade bands and need access to an even wider array of resources to help them continue to innovate and advance the quality of mathematics education in their classroom, school, or district. At $139, Premium membership includes access to NCTM's three grade-band-specific journals as well as the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, NCTM's research journal. 

    Premium membership includes a 30% discount to the NCTM Store and on meeting registrations a FREE e-book per year after renewal, unlimited access to NCTM's vibrant online community MyNCTM, and much more.

    Emeritus Membership

    Emeritus members receive Premium membership for $49. An Emeritus member is defined as a person who is 62 years of age or older and has 15 years of membership in NCTM. If you qualify for Emeritus membership, please contact our Member Services team at (800) 235-7566 or nctm@nctm.org.

    Student Membership

    Student membership is designed for those enrolled in an accredited college or university as a full-time student with an interest in mathematics education. Students can join NCTM at the rate of $49, and membership includes a 30% discount to the NCTM Store, complimentary Regional meeting registrations, and e-access to all three school journals and the Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME). Proof of student status such as registration, class schedule, professor verification, etc., is required, and membership must transition to either an Essential or a Premium membership upon graduation or after six years, whichever comes first.


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