Art of Problem Solving Foundation
The Art of Problem Solving Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation created to providing resources and opportunities for avid students of
mathematics. Note that the foundation is not the same thing as Art of Problem Solvingitself, which is a company.
The Art of Problem Solving Foundation was established by
Art of Problem Solvingin 2004 as an income to publish the company's series of mathematical books, as well as fund its other ventures.
The board of the Art of Problem Solving Foundation includes notable educators with decades of experience teaching, writing, and researching mathematics:
Richard Rusczyk(the founder of the project, as well as the founder of Art of Problem Solving), Harold ReiterPhD, Sandor Lehoczky, Kiran Kedlaya(associate professor of Mathematics at MIT, website http://www-math.mit.edu/~kedlaya/ ) PhD, and Susan Schwartz Wildstrom. Mathew Crawfordformerly worked for the Art of Problem Solving foundation as well.
The following projects are funded by the foundation (Most of these are run by the
Art of Problem Solving):
The Art of Problem Solving Foundation administers the
United States of America Mathematical Talent Search(USAMTS), funded by a grant from the National Security Agency. USAMTS creator George Berzsenyipersonally entrusted the Art of Problem Solving Foundation with the responsibility of carrying on the competition which began in 1989 and has served thousands of students.
Local Math Circles
The Art of Problem Solving Foundation funds the development of extracurricular math education programs at local schools in San Diego and Stanford. 2006 was the first year of this program. The
Soli Deo Gloria Home Educators, an Atlanta-based math program, is also run by the foundation, as is the Charlotte Mathematics Cluband the Teachers' Circle.
The Art of Problem Solving Foundation also administers the Colorado team for the
American Regional Mathematics League(ARML).
Art of Problem Solving
* [http://www.artofproblemsolving.org/ Art of Problem Solving Foundation homepage]
* [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/ Art of Problem Solving homepage]
* [http://www.usamts.org USAMTS homepage]
* [http://www.artofproblemsolving.com/Wiki/index.php/Main_Page Art of Problem Solving wiki]
* [http://partners.guidestar.org/controller/searchResults.gs?action_donateReport=1&partner=networkforgood&ein=20-1239616 Online donations]
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