NCTM is dedicated to improving mathematics education in schools and universities. NCTM’s journals are the premier mathematics education periodicals, offering insight and best practices for teachers, prospective teachers, and teacher educators. NCTM Institutional subscriptions provide your institution, faculty, and students valued resources and opportunities to stay up-to-date on research, educational trends, and tested effective practices.

Mathematics Teacher: Learning and Teaching PK-12 (MTLT) is NCTM’s newest journal, reflecting the current practices of mathematics education, as well as maintaining a knowledge base of practice and policy in looking at the future of the field. Content is aimed at preschool to 12th grade with peer-reviewed and invited articles. Frequency: Monthly, January-December. Print ISSN: 0025-5769 Online ISSN: 2330-0582

Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (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. Frequency, January, March, May, July, November. Print ISSN: 0021-8251 Online ISSN: 1945-2306

Mathematics Teacher Educator (MTE) is a digital-only journal that contributes to building a professional knowledge base for mathematics teacher educators that stems from, develops, and strengthens practitioner knowledge. Frequency: February, June, September. Online ISSN: 2167-9789

Legacy Journal Archive

NCTM's highly regarded practicioner journals, Teaching Children Mathemtics, Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, Mathematics Teacher, and Arithmetic Teacher have been archived from their initial to final issues. Members have access to the archive depending on their membership type. Access to the full archive is available here



NCTM institutional subscriptions to one or more of our journals provide your institution, faculty, and students with up-to-date information on research, development, and the ongoing effort to improve the teaching and learning of mathematics. MTLT and JRME are available to institutions as print+online. Institutions may subscribe though their subscription agency or with NCTM directly.

Information for Librarians

2021 Journal Information and Institutional Subscription Application

2021 Agency Rate Sheet 

2021 Subscription Rates

Mathematics Teacher: Learning & Teaching PK-12 (MTLT)

PreK-12 = US $165; Higher Ed = US $278

Journal for Research in Mathematics Education (JRME), US $209

Mathematics Teacher Educator (MTE) (digital only), US $121

Subscription Bundles

Teacher Educator Bundle: subscribe to JRME and MTE, US $297

Complete Bundle: subscribe to all three journals (MTLT, JRME, and MTE)

PreK-12 = US $420.75, Higher Ed = US $516.80

Legacy Journal Archive

Institutions should contact NCTM for subscription rates.