The purposes of the Iowa
Council of Teachers of Mathematics are:
To encourage an
active interest in mathematics and its teaching, and work toward the
improvement of mathematics education programs in Iowa.
To provide a
medium for exchange of views and facts about current problems,
techniques, and experimental programs in the teaching of
cooperative experimentation and study of problems relating to the
teaching of mathematics at all levels, and to assist in the
development, coordination, and carrying out of a sustained program
for improving instruction in mathematics through the provision of
such aids as meetings, bulletins, research studies, and informative
To encourage and
assist other state and national organizations concerned with
mathematics education at all levels.