Hello, and welcome to Challenge Solutions. This website is created and maintained by a group of blind students for blind students and their teachers. Our mission is to provide lessons about life and technology for the blind and visually impaired via our blog, podcast, and YouTube channel. To have our latest activity around the Internet sent to your inbox, please subscribe to this blog at the bottom of the page. If you have questions for us or suggestions for future content, please reach out via the contact form in the top menu.
In this podcast, Caitlyn, Cole, and Macy rant about the common mis-conceptions that sightlings have about the blind community and discuss ways to be a good advocate and a responsible activist.
In this video, Macy gives a tutorial of the Canvas virtual learning system using VoiceOver for Mac.
In this podcast, Caitlyn, Cole, and Macy give their pro blind fashion tips and discuss whether or not it is ok to brush your teeth in the shower.
In this video, Macy and her band director, Kate Haling, discuss the methods and software they use to read and transcribe Braille Music, as well as other methods for learning pieces. You can also check out our new Music Resources page for a compilation of videos, instructional documents, and other resources that may be useful for blind musicians and their teachers.
In this podcast, Macy, Caitlyn, and Cole ramble about their experiences with summer activities and strongly encourage blind people of all ages to play corn hole.
In this episode of the Challenge Solutions Podcast, Caitlyn, Cole, and Macy discuss their experiences traveling as blind people both alone and with family members. Topics include flying, road trips, museums, theme parks, staying in unfamiliar vacation homes with family members, and taking guide dogs on vacation. Stay tuned for the bloopers at the end!
In this podcast, Macy, Cole, and Caitlyn talk about dining out. They discuss the pros and cons of sit-down restaurants, fast-food chains, and the dreaded buffet.
In this podcast, Macy, Cole, and Caitlyn discuss their experiences with experiments and crown Wikki Stix the superior graphic-making tool.