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Getting Started with the TI-Nspire™ Navigator™ System in Secondary Mathematics

Designed for educators who are just beginning to use the TI-Nspire™ Navigator™ System, this workshop introduces the system through dynamic, pre-made lessons for middle grades and high school mathematics classrooms.

Through a variety of interactive features, you’ll learn strategies to assess student understanding using pre-made documents and basic Quick Poll questioning techniques. After completing the workshop, you’ll be able to use the TI-Nspire™ Navigator™ System in the classroom.


This in-person workshop is available in one-, two- and three-day options to accommodate educator-specific needs. The two- and three-day workshops offer a more extensive exploration of topics. A virtual workshop is also available in multiple two- or three-hour sessions.

  • Overview of the TI-Nspire™ Navigator™ System, including basic formative assessment techniques.
  • Exploration of interactive lessons, with opportunities to practice TI-Nspire™ Navigator™ skills.
  • Introduction to calculations and graphing on the TI-Nspire™ CX handheld.
  • Additional opportunities to practice using the Live Presenter, Class Capture and Quick Poll features.
  • Small-group role play to practice creating, sending and collecting TI-Nspire™ documents to assess student understanding.
  • Exploration of online resources.
  • Deeper coverage of assessment strategies, including creating TI-Nspire™ assessment documents and organizing student results in the Portfolio Workspace.
  • Introduction to data aggregation, where individual student data is collected, combined into one data set, and sent back to the class for investigation.
  • Opportunities for differentiation based on educators’ classroom needs.

Areas of Focus

This workshop focuses on appropriate use of the TI-Nspire™ Navigator™ System, with an emphasis on using interactive features to assess student understanding. Previous experience with the TI-Nspire™ handheld is not required, but is beneficial.

Subject Topics
Modeling Classroom Usage
Experience interactive features of the TI-Nspire Navigator System in a classroom setting
Small-Group Skills Practice
Practice sending and collecting documents and demonstrating them with the Live Presenter feature
Formative Assessment Strategies
Learn and discuss ways to use the Class Capture and Quick Poll features for formative assessment
Creating TI-Nspire Assessments
Use the TI-Nspire Navigator Teacher Software to create assessments that can be sent to students
TI-Nspire Handheld Skills
Explore dynamic TI-Nspire lessons, perform calculations, and graph and analyze functions

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The costs of On-Site Workshops are:

  • One Day:      $2,500
  • Two Days:    $5,000
  • Three Days:  $7,500
Six virtual hours, delivered in two- or three-hour sessions, is the equivalent to one full-day of in-person professional learning. For workshop pricing including TI technology, please contact us.