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  • The dissemination of research-informed mathematics education ideas and an active engagement in advocacy are both part of NCTM's strategic framework. Learn more about NCTM's efforts with mathematics education research and advocacy in the field.


    These research-based responses to questions of practice in mathematics teaching and learning are a classroom-relevant member resource. Research Clips and Briefs provide a foundation for taking what the research says about mathematics teaching and learning to teachers, administrators, school boards and parents.

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    Linking Research and Practice

    As part of its effort to link mathematics education research and practice, NCTM's Research Committee established the Linking Research and Practice Outstanding Publication Award to recognize work that integrates research and practice and is disseminated to practitioner audiences.

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    Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME)

    An official journal of NCTM, JRME is the premier research journal in mathematics education and is devoted to the interests of teachers and researchers at all levels--preschool through college.

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  • Priniciples to Actions 10th anniversary cover 125pixelsLimited 10th Anniversary Edition now available!
    Featuring a new cover design and foreword by author team, this collectible, Limited 10th Anniversary Edition of Principles to Actions celebrates 10 years of useful and actionable guidance to educators as we work to strengthen the teaching and learning of school mathematics for every student.