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Which Graphing Calculator to Buy? #backToSchool

Which Graphing Calculator to Buy? Graphing calculators are vital for secondary math where students may need to check complex problems to be sure they are working them correctly. In fact, some classes, such as calculus, require graphing calculators. In the

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Are TI Graphing Calculators Obsolete?

Are TI Graphing Calculators Obsolete? Texas Instruments (TI) graphing calculators are virtually unchanged over the years, leading many industry observers to wonder if they are now obsolete. Judging from their enduring popularity, however, it seems that these reliable dinosaurs are

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History of Graphing Calculators

A History of Graphing Calculators It’s easy to forget, when the calculators that are sold in big-box stores across the land, blister-packed in plastic, can perform the most ferociously complex calculations — and display the results in the form of

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Acceptable hand held calculators …for standardized tests

So you have to take a standardized test and you want to know what calculator you can actually bring to the test. Here are some helpful links for students   Calculators for the SAT   (Pretty flexible here. Looks like they

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Why haven’t TI Graphing Calculators changed for the last 10 years?

If, like me,  you grew up using the classic Texas Instruments calculator as your primary graphing calculator, then the  title of this post might be exactly what you, yourself have wondered.  I mean, don’t get me wrong. I love the

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