About The Event

NCTM is committed to bringing the math community together for engaging content that will help transform the learning and teaching of mathematics. Join your colleagues for the NCTM 2021 Fall Virtual Conference, November 17-20, and share in the excitement and love of math!

Our exciting online platform will provide opportunities for networking, small chat rooms, discussions with exhibitors and much more.

Your registration includes access to all sessions for 45 days after the event.


Wednesday to Saturday
November 17-20, 2021




Wednesday, November 17, 2021  

10:00 am - 3:00 pm EST
Dedicated Exhibitor Hours

10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST 
Preconference Workshop: Making Differentiated Instruction Work for Them and Work For You  
Cost: $85 with conference / $99 workshop only

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Virtual Murder Mystery Event

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EST 
Opening Session: “Reimagining Mathematics Education: Educators Creating Spaces for Dynamic Learning Experiences”  

Thursday, November 18, 2021

On your Own Time
Meet & Network / Pre-Recorded Presentations

10:00 am - 2:00 pm EST
Exhibitor Workshops

10:00 am - 3:00 pm EST
Dedicated Exhibitor Hours

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Live Presentations

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Live Presentations

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
Live Presentations

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
President Address: Building, Enlarging, and Empowering the Mathematics Community

7:05 pm - 8:30 pm EST
Thursday Evening Keynote: Asian American/Canadian & Pacific Islanders (AACPI) Visibility and Invisibility- Creating Space of Learning and Unlearning

8:45 pm – 10:15 pm EST
Virtual Murder Mystery Event

Friday, November 19, 2021

On your Own Time
Meet & Network / Pre-Recorded Presentations

10:00 am - 2:00 pm EST
Exhibitor Workshops

10:00 am - 3:00 pm EST
Dedicated Exhibitor Hours

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST
Live Presentations

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Live Presentations

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Iris M. Carl Equity Address: Finite Disappointment, Infinite Hope

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
Live Presentations

7:05 - 8:30 pm EST
Friday Evening Keynote: An Unapologetic Conversation with Black Men in Mathematics

Saturday, November 20, 2021

On your Own Time
Meet & Network / Pre-Recorded Presentations

11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST 
Live Presentations

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm EST
Live Presentations

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
Live Presentations

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm EST 
Live Presentations

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Closing Event


Robert Q. Berry, III  
Jason Chang  
Kristopher Childs  
M Dingle  
Berkeley Everett  
Linda Furuto  
Chris Jett  
Marian Small  
John W. Staley  
Francis Su  
Jason To  
Trena Wilkerson  
Cathery Yeh  
Hema Khodai  
Cheryl Mathias  
David Dai  
David Dai  

Award Recipients


Registration is now closed.

  Early-Bird Registration
by 10/20/2021

NCTM Member Registration Fees  
Membership renewal not included.
Premium NCTM Member Registration
$175    $192
Essential and Intro Member Registration
$199    $219
Emeritus & Life Members  
Student Members  

Group Registration  
Rates are per registrant, for registering groups of 5 or more. One year of Essential membership included.
Group (5 or more)  
NonMember Registration   
Full Registration
Includes Premium Membership  
Full Registration
Includes Essential Membership* 
Full Registration
Includes Student Membership** 
*Nonmember registration includes membership. If you would prefer not to receive the membership, please complete your registration and email [email protected] . No additional discount is applied.
**Some restrictions apply.

Sponsors and Exhibitors

Explore Learning  
McGraw Hill  
Texas Instruments  


Registration is available by mail, fax, or email. NCTM accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, checks, money orders, and purchase orders. All payments must be submitted in U.S. dollars and drawn on U.S. bank accounts, money orders, or credit cards. Credit card payments will be subject to the appropriate exchange rate. NCTM accepts approved purchase orders—please submit a scanned/electronic copy with your online or emailed registration, or mail/fax a copy with your registration form.

Individual Registration Form

Group Registration Form

Just like an in-person conference, registrations cannot be shared. The registration provides a secure link for each user.

The live hours will be 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (ET) on the following days:

Wednesday, November 17 10:00 am – 3:00 pm ET
Thursday, November 18 10:00 am – 3:00 pm ET
Friday, November 19 10:00 am – 3:00 pm ET

During those times, exhibitors will be available to connect live with attendees. Make sure to connect with each exhibitor to hear the latest updates on their products and services. Outside the live hours, attendees will still be able to view exhibitor content, videos, and information.

NCTM will provide closed captioning for all OnDemand recordings. Closed captioning recordings of Live presentations will be available the week following the conference.

If you require additional special services as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, please email [email protected]. Requests can be served more effectively if received before October 27, 2021.

Attendees will have multiple networking opportunities: (1) Roundtable Discussions, (2) Attendee Connections, (3) Community Q&A, (4) Attendee-to-Attendee Direct Messaging, and (5) Attendee-to-Attendee Direct Video Messaging.

The Official Fall Virtual Conference dates are November 17-20, 2021.

This is not your typical Zoom meeting. NCTM will offer a unique experience that will be easy to navigate from the comfort of your home. Attendees will have access to on-demand and live presentations and will be able to participate in live Q&A sessions with featured speakers. You will have opportunities to interact with attendees in specialty networking groups as well as chat with exhibitors in a one-on-one capacity.

The program committee has developed a dynamic and immersive virtual experience, with over 600 presentations (280 live and 300+ on-demand) designed to engage, inspire, and expand your professional development.

All on-demand presentations will be available at your leisure. Live presentations will be broadcasted and available to view on the day and time they are posted. Live presentations will be recorded and available the following week. All content will remain on the NCTM 2021 Virtual Conference portal for 45 days. This allows you to take your time to view any content you were unable to view November 17-20, 2021.


You can find the list of presentations, complete with descriptions and speakers on the Conference Itinerary Planner.

At the end of the NCTM 2021 Virtual Conference, a digital certificate of attendance will be available for attendees to download and self-document participating hours.

Yes! Attendees will still be able to access information on Classroom Resources, the Mathematics Education Trust, Professional Development, and Member Services. NCTM Central will be in the Exhibit Hall.

Session materials (if provided by the speaker) will be available. Attendees will be able to download or view available handouts prior to viewing a presentation.

Yes. The NCTM 2021 Fall Virtual Conference Bookstore will feature NCTM’s popular books and products.

Wellness videos, yoga, and stretches will be geared toward attendees’ self-refresh during their participation in the Virtual Conference. Also available will be yoga on-demand videos and tips for educators to take back to their classrooms and distance learning spaces.

Attendees will have opportunities to earn points by attending live sessions, participating in the Exhibit Hall, and more! Prizes will be awarded!

Select speakers will be available after their presentations in the Roundtable Discussion space. Check out the Roundtable Discussion board to see which speakers are available. Each discussion space will open up a video chat for a maximum of 16 people. The speaker and attendees will be able to continue their discussion in an intimate setting.

Yes, the Phoenix Regional Conference was moved to a virtual format. In making this change, we listened to members who have told us that they enjoy the accessibility and flexibility of the virtual format. We plan to make virtual conferences a consistent offering in our professional development events.

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