Adults Learning Mathematics

ALM is an international research forum bringing together researchers and practitioners
in adult mathematics/numeracy teaching and learning
in order to promote the learning of mathematics by adults.


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Looking forward to the 27th ALM conferene in exciting Vancouver

Aims of ALM

ALM’s aims to promote the advancement of education by supporting the establishment and development of an international research forum for adult mathematics and numeracy by:

  • Encouraging research into adults learning mathematics at all levels and disseminating the results of this research for the public benefit.
  • Promoting and sharing knowledge, awareness and understanding of adults learning mathematics at all levels, to encourage the development of the teaching of mathematics to adults at all levels, for the public benefit.


  • Thank you for participating at ALM26 in Lund.
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    Next conference, ALM27, will be in Vancouver, Canada, the 6th – 9th July 2020.
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