[Athen] Voice typing tool for coding?
cmhackett at stcc.edu
Fri Jan 3 09:35:22 PST 2020
Have you tried the MathTalk software? Here is a link to their site.
On Fri, Jan 3, 2020 at 12:31 PM Mary Popish <popish at pdx.edu> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm working with a student who has limited use of their hands, and who is
> taking advanced mathematics and computer science courses. The student uses
> voice typing (built-in software on his Windows laptop, not Dragon) for
> non-math tasks, and we are looking for a good voice typing tool that can
> handle complex math symbols for coding.
> Specifically, they'll need to be able to type summation and product
> operators (upper case sigma and pi symbols) and indexes. We've looked into
> Dragon and built-in speech recognition tools, but I'm still looking for
> recommendations for platforms that do voice coding and voice typing for
> We started with EquatIO, but the speech recognition features can't produce
> the math symbols that the student needs. (We were on the phone with them,
> though, so hopefully that will come in the future!)
> The student is a Windows user, but I'd be open to hearing suggestions for
> Mac OS as well. Any and all help would be greatly appreciated!
> Thanks in advance!
> *Mary Popish*
> Adaptive Technology Specialist & Alternate Formats Coordinator
> Disability Resource Center
> Portland State University
> Phone: (503) 725-9119
> Fax: (503) 725-4103
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