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By joining the MA, you will be joining a community that has a love of maths and maths teaching at its heart. You will also be able to add your voice to an association that already plays an important part in forming opinions about maths and maths education.

Whether you are a maths teacher, an academic mathematician, or just somebody who loves maths, the MA will welcome you as a member.

As a member, you will get:

Our termly newsletter and a monthly e-newsletter

Subscription to our journals (you can choose which of our journals you would like to receive)

A discount rate for our prestigious annual conference, as well as our regional one-day professional development events.

30% discount on our publications

The opportunity to work in small groups investigating specific aspects of mathematics or teaching, often resulting in the production of teaching publications.

Access to the Association's prestigious library.

If you would like a membership taster pack, please email us or join immediately below! 

You can choose to be either an institutional member or a personal member. 

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What the MA has done for me.

People often ask why they should join a professional association; what do they get out of it?  Well read here what being an active member of the MA has done for one teacher.



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Honorary Members

From time to time The Mathematical Association awards Honorary Memberships.  This category of membership is awarded only by the Council.  It might be conferred on any person who has made a distinguished contribution to mathematical education or who has provided outstanding service to the Association.  

Current Honorary Members

  1. Professor Adam McBride, awarded in 2018

  2. Professor John Horton Conway, awarded in 2017

  3. Professor Hugh Burkhardt, awareded in 2017

  4. Dr Simon Lehna Singh, awarded in 2016

  5. Professor Dame Celia Hoyles, awarded in 2016

  6. Professor Ian Nicholas Stewart, awarded in 2014

  7. Professor Margaret L Brown, awarded in 2009 (Past President in 1990)

  8. Professor A Geoffrey Howson, awarded in 2002 (Past President 1988)

  9. Dr Trevor James Fletcher, awarded in 1985 AGM

  10. Professor Sir Bryan Thwaites, awarded 1972 AGM

Past Honorary Members

In 1882 there were 12 Honorary Memberships awarded, the full list can be viewed here.