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Local Affiliates

NOTE: Items for "The Number Line" newsletter should be submitted by local affiliates to Charles James.

Baton Rouge Area Council of Teachers of Mathematics (BRACTM)

BRACTM represents teachers from the parishes of East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Baker, Zachary, Central, Iberville, Livingston, East Feliciana, St. Helena, Ascension and Point Coupee. BRACTM provides its members with two general meetings and a mini conference each year. Three to four newsletters are emailed to members keeping them informed of news in math education at the national, state, and local levels.  General membership meetings center around a theme for the year and focus on the general topic or target specific grade levels. Because both Southern University and LSU are located in our area, students from both campuses are encouraged to attend meetings and the mini conference. Membership dues at $10.00 for professionals and $5.00 for students. 

For more information contact Trisha Fos, BRACTM Representative.

NorthEast Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics (NELATM)

The Northeast Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics (NELATM) services the Region 8 schools in Union, Morehouse West Carroll, East Carroll, Lincoln, Ouachita, Monroe City Schools, Richland, Madison, Jackson, Caldwell, Franklin, Tensas, Catahoula, and Concordia. For more information about NELATM, visit NELATM web site.

Contact Maribeth Holzer, NELATM Representative


Northwest Louisiana Mathematics Association (NLMA)

The Northwest Louisiana Mathematics Association (NLMA) services the Region 7 schools in Bossier, Bienville, Caddo, Claiborne, DeSoto, Lincoln, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine, and Webster. NLMA offers a mini-conference once a year in February. The conference fee is $5.00 which includes NLMA membership.

Contact Tori Palms-Moore, NLMA Representative.

SouthEast Area Teachers of Mathematics (SEATM)

SouthEast Area Teachers of Mathematics (SEATM) is an affiliate of NCTM serving Louisiana members in the three parish area of Washington, Tangipahoa, and St. Tammany. The group received its charter in the spring of 1998. Each year, the organization plans a fall conference with a workshop format and a spring conference that has a social hour followed by a featured speaker. Members receive an official newsletter about events, both past and future, along with encouragement, innovative lessons, LATM and NCTM news, and meeting dates. The officers and current members are working hard to make SEATM successful and available to all interested participants in K-College mathematics education.

For more information, visit The SouthEast Area Teachers of Mathematics, SEATM web site.


SouthWest Louisiana Teachers of Mathematics (SWLTM)

The SouthWest Louisiana Teachers of Mathematics (SWLTM) serves the parishes of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jefferson Davis. SWLM offers its members 2 meetings per year as well as workshops and mini-conferences. Students and faculty from McNeese State University and Sowela Technical College are encouraged to join the organization and attend meetings. Membership dues are $10 for professionals and $5 for students per year.

Contact Katherine Gertz, SWLTM Representative.

To find out more about the organization visit our web page, SWLTM web site.