Teaching the Talking Graphing Calculator to a Student who is VIB

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Susan Osterhaus introducing a Talking Graphing Calculator to a student with visual impairments.

How do you start teaching a complex graphing calculator to a student who is visually impaired or blind? 

First, let's learn a little more about the Orion TI-84 Plus Talking Graphing Calculator:

American Printing House shares a quick tip video about graphing a line on the Orion TI-84 Plus:

Susan Osterhaus, with the Texas  School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, shares the Intersection of Two Functions: Graphing a Second Function and Playing the Graph:

Susan Osterhaus shares Setting the Equation Playback Duration:


View TSBVI Distant Learning YouTube channel videos on the TI-84 Talking Graphing Calculator.  Included in this list is Susan Osterhaus Orion TI-84 Plus videos:

  • Orion TI-84 Plus Talking Graphing Calculator (Introduction to the Orion)
  • Graphing Simple Functions
  • Plotting Points and Best Fit
  • Working Matrices

Need more information? Susan has more Orion TI-84 Plus videos available on YouTube!