Serving: global CYFEMAT aims to become a benchmark in the promotion of global mathematical culture. It will organize, promote, disseminate, and develop math circles and festivals around the world. CYFEMAT consists of an international network of volunteers who organize math circles and festivals in their own countries. It's committed to creating a supportive community whose members generously share their knowledge, skills, and ideas, in addition to their humanity.
Serving: international, based in Germany IMAGINARY is a non-profit organisation (German gGmbH) for the communication of modern mathematics. It offers a platform for open and interactive mathematics with a variety of content that can be used in schools, at home, in museums, at exhibitions or for events and media activities. The main contents of IMAGINARY are its interactive programs and its picture galleries.
Serving: California, US Math Festivals are special events that demonstrate to students the importance of Mathematics, a subject EVERYONE can enjoy, marvel at, and have success. Students working with a partner choose a station to visit and work at that activity as long as they wish, working harder and harder problems. When they are ready, they move to another station and do a completely different activity. Each station has challenging tasks of different levels of difficulty, some very easy for young primary students, and some hard enough to challenge adults! The students walk away from their time at the Math Festival thinking that math is fun, interesting, AND that they CAN DO IT.
Serving: primarily Dallas area, Texas (US) talkSTEM is a 501©3 nonprofit organization focusing on innovative STEM pedagogy and teacher development in all settings including pre k-16 classrooms, out of school, and online. talkSTEM believes that neither STEM nor Education is a silo and that every experience is a STEM experience.
Serving: United Kingdom
There is at present no dedicated place in the United Kingdom where you can go to experience the full joy, wonder and power of mathematics.
MATHSWORLDUK is a registered charity which aims to change this and to establish an exciting, interactive Discovery Centre showcasing the patterns, structures, discoveries, applications and people of Mathematics.
Serving: throughout US The Gathering 4 Gardner (G4G) Foundation stimulates curiosity and the playful exchange of ideas and critical thinking in recreational math, magic, science, literature, and puzzles to preserve the legacy of writer and polymath Martin Gardner.
Serving: Ireland Mathematics is the foundation underpinning all of STEM and in order to increase uptake among the public, attitudes towards maths have to change. Maths Week has grown to attract participation from as many as 300,000 people annually across the island of Ireland. It has evolved into a partnership of more than 50 organisations including universities, institutes of technology, teacher training colleges, further education, professional bodies, museums, libraries and visitor centres and other groups, all united with the shared vision of making maths accessible to people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds. Our maxim is simple, yet inclusive: "Maths for All."
Serving: primarily Boston area, Massachusetts (US) Girls' Angle is...
- a math club for girls
- a comprehensive approach to math education for girls
- a producer of math educational content
- a supportive community for women and girls who study, use, and create mathematics.
- a nonprofit founded in 2007
To foster and nurture girls' interest in mathematics and empower them to be able to tackle any field no matter the level of mathematical sophistication.
Serving: throughout US and international The mission of Bedtime Math is to help kids love numbers so they can handle the math in real life. Bedtime Math makes math part of the family routine. Every day, you can serve up a quick bite of wacky math just for fun. It’s nothing like school. Parents can sign up by email, on our website, and on our free app. Whether it’s flamingos, ninjas or pillow forts, kids can see the math in their favorite topics. No logins. No drilling. No scores. It takes only 5 minutes a day, and kids clamor for it.
Serving: Lubbock, TX and elsewhere in Texas (US) The mission of STEM CORE is to integrate and deepen the impact of STEM education, outreach, and research at Texas Tech University and beyond.
Serving: primarily Arizona, US; occasionally throughout the US The world is full of mathematics - the physical world and the world of our imagination. But in school children rarely learn about the directions that learning math can lead them in. The Arizona Math Road Show is about to show them, via a mobile Math outreach program.
Serving: Columbus, OH (US) Founded by a collection of young and energetic Ohio State faculty, postdocs and staff, the STEAM Factory is a diverse and inclusive grass-roots network in the Ohio State community that facilitates creative and interdisciplinary collaboration, innovation and dissemination.