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An Introduction to Adaptive Math Tools for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Practical tips, strategies, techniques and adaptive tools for teaching math to students who are blind or visually impaired.

This series of videos from TSBVI Outreach Math Consultant Susan Osterhaus offers practical strategies, teaching tips, and ideas of instructional materials for teaching math to students who are blind or visually impaired.  Topics include:

  • APH Graph Board
  • APH Braille Print Protractor
  • Orion TI-36X Talking Scientific Calculator
  • APH Cranmer Abacus
  • Compasses
  • Math Stencils
  • Nets and Platonic Solids
  • Nemeth Code

http://www.tsbvi.edu/distance/osterhaus_math_intro.html