Keyboarding Goes to the Movies

March 14th, 2019
Mike Gecawich

The semester is well underway, but March brings us even more relevant and newsworthy content to share with your students to hone their typing skills. A new typing lesson in the Making Headlines section of the EduTyping Secondary curriculum offers a recap of the glitz and glam of this year’s Oscars. What movies were nominated and who walked away with...

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As a keyboarding teacher, I’ve seen it countless times. First a student glances around the room to make sure I’m not watching. Then they take their eyes off the screen to look down at their fingers while they type. I got pretty good at picking up on the warning signs of this classroom faux pas, but I couldn’t be everywhere...

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It might seem like winter will never end, but at least there’s one thing to be excited about this February: EduTyping has just added two brand-new Reinforcement Lessons to the curriculum! These new lessons will help your students make the most of the cold weather with some winter-themed content to practice typing. A new Making Headlines article in the EduTyping...

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As a teacher, you know that your students have a wide range of interests. And because of those varying interests, not every student will respond to the same kind of motivation. But with EduTyping’s new avatar feature, your students get the chance to pick a theme that aligns to their interests and makes learning fun, whether it’s aliens, princesses, or...

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Happy New Year 2019! As the holiday festivities die down and New Year's resolutions are fresh in our minds, students and teachers alike are settling back into a new school semester. Here at EduTyping, our resolution is to continue to inspire students to have fun while learning to type. To start the year off on the right foot, we've got...

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They say that it takes 10,000 hours of practice to master a skill. That might sound like an incredibly high number on its own, but when it comes to typing, your students will probably rack up that many hours before they graduate from college… if not high school. Now, as your students are just starting out, you have the tremendous...

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Why Written Communication Skills Are So Important In business education, our number one goal is to prepare students to succeed in their future careers—from landing the job to excelling in it. So what skills do students need to get jobs after they graduate? Let’s ask the people that hire them. Each year, the National Association of Colleges and Employers polls...

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They say that it takes 10,000 hours of practice to master a skill. That might sound like an incredibly high number on its own, but when it comes to typing, your students will probably rack up that many hours before they graduate from college… if not high school. Now, as your students are just starting out, you have the tremendous...

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When it comes to boosting typing speed, Nitro Type is the best game hands down. But when it comes to targeting students’ accuracy, we’ve discovered that it takes a different approach. In our newest game, Keyboard Jump, each mistyped letter doesn’t just slow you down, it makes your character lose a life! Enough errors and your character falls all the...

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