Math Communities

Students, parents, and educators coming together to play with math!

The American Institute of Mathematics and stand in solidarity with the Black community and with peaceful protesters across the nation and the world in outrage, grief, and despair over the brutal police killing of George Floyd and many other Black individuals before him. As a community of students, parents, and educators, we reaffirm our commitment to diversity and inclusion in the fundamental human endeavor of mathematics. Let us draw upon the power and beauty of mathematics as we work together to bring about systemic change and greater justice for our society.

Free, interactive online events to encourage joyful math learning and teaching!
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Joyful Math Event Series

Looking for More?

Check out the collection of joyful math resources from James Tanton’s G’Day Math,
 and the wonderful
MoMath Online events from our friends at the National Museum of Mathematics.

K-12 Math Programs

The American Institute of Mathematics offers a suite of engagement programs designed to build community through bringing joyful, meaningful mathematics to K-12 students, educators, and families.​

National Association of Math Circles

Audience: K-12 students and teachers/mathematics professionals

Description: Math Circles are communities of students and educators who meet regularly to explore, discover, and get excited about mathematics through problem-solving. The National Association of Math Circles connects local math circles throughout the U.S.


Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival

Audience: K-12 students, teachers, and families

Description: JRMF supports locally organized festivals that inspire K–12 students, their teachers, and their families to celebrate mathematics together through collaborative, creative problem-solving. 


Math Teachers' Circle Network

Audience: K-12 and higher-education mathematics professionals

Description: Math Teachers’ Circles (MTCs) are communities of K-12 and higher-education mathematics professionals who meet regularly to explore mathematics together. The Math Teachers’ Circle Network connects locally organized MTCs throughout the U.S.


Math monday

Audience: K-12 students and parents/community volunteers

Description: Math Monday is a weekly drop-in lunchtime or after-school activity where students play with games, puzzles and manipulatives that help build their math skills.


Global Math Project

Audience: K-12 students and teachers/mathematics professionals

Description: The Global Math Project is a worldwide movement committed to inspiring educators everywhere to ignite and sustain in their students a love for learning mathematics, through a series of “Global Math Weeks” and supporting classroom materials.


Alliance of Indigenous Math Circles

Audience: Indigenous K-12 students and their teachers

Description: The Alliance of Indigenous Math Circles is a global and inclusive community of Math Circles supporting Indigenous students and their teachers. 


About Us

The American Institute of Mathematics (AIM) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit mathematics research institute funded by the National Science Foundation and based in San Jose, CA. Our mission is to advance mathematics through collaboration. Learn more at

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