The Indiana University of Pennsylvania Preservice Teachers of Mathematics (IUP-PTM) became an official affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematcs in Washington, D.C., at the NCTM Annual Delegate Assembly in April, 2009.
The student organization, established and advised by Dr. Mary Lou Metz, is one of only two student affiliates in the state of Pennsylvania. Nationally, there are only twenty such students groups in twelve states. The forty-three members of IUP-PTM are secondary Math Education majors and Elementary Education majors at IUP who are interested in developing teaching and leadership skills in mathematics.
From left: Tori Groves, Emily Golden, Jen Hunter, Dr. Mary Lou Metz, and Alyssa Aiello receive the affiliation documents.
Department of Mathematics