Dates / Times

January 18th, 2023. 1:00pm - 4:00pm


Description

This session will be focused on using KeyMath to input Nemeth code or UEB math content into KeyWord. Participants will learn how to insert math content into a KeyWord file, as well as how to edit content that has previously been entered. Additionally participants will learn how to use the symbol selector and fully integrated scientific calculator application to assist in completing math assignments. Saving and sharing of completed documents will also be covered.

  • Participants will review skills required for effective completion of assignments, including file management, and switching among multiple apps
  • Participants will learn 2 methods for easily viewing a student’s Touch Plus screen remotely. 

Objectives

The participant will:

  • insert math equations into a KeyWord document

  • create graphs and insert them into a KeyWord document

  • emboss graphs via Firebird Mobile for tactile understanding

  • utilize the symbol and template selector to enhance efficiency in KeyMath

  • edit and share KeyWord files containing math content

Location

Hyrbrid. Onsite location: OCALI. 470 Glenmont Ave, Columbus, OH 43214. Participants who are unable to travel to the onsite location will be supported over Zoom.

It is recommended for participants to come in-person for the best experience, but we are happy accommodate participants online!


Audience

TVIs, Intervention Specialists, General Educators, Transcribers, Paraprofessionals, Parents and Students who use or are interested in the BrailleNote Touch Plus


Participants Need to Bring

This is a hands-on training, so participants should bring a BrailleNote Touch to the training. If you do not have access to one, a limited number of devices are available to borrow by contacting Augusta at augusta_fisher@ocali.org


Instructor

Joel Zimba, HumanWare Blindness Product Specialist.


Contact Hours

Three (3) contact hours will be offered for this one-day training.


Registration

  • This training is limited to the first 15 participants to register
  • Deadline for registration: January 15th, 2023

Register online via OCALI Pass

For more information contact Augusta Fisher at augusta_fisher@ocali.org