5 Ways to Get Parents Involved in Students’ Typing Practice

September 18th, 2017 by Mike Gecawich

As a kid, I dreaded parent teacher conferences. My teachers were always sure to update my mom and dad on all the mischief I had gotten into over the course of the semester. Today, most teachers don’t wait until report card pickup to communicate with parents. Email, texts, and school wide platforms make it easy to touch base with students’...

12 Fun Ideas for Custom Typing Lessons

August 28th, 2017 by Mike Gecawich

I don’t know about you, but often when I was teaching I was assigned terribly outdated materials to use in the classroom. The worst were the videos, where the 80’s style outfits and monster-sized electronic gadgets always made the kids groan. I had to work extra hard to try to make the content feel relevant and up to date for...

The Ultimate Guide to Teaching Typing

August 14th, 2017 by Mike Gecawich

As the start of the school year nears, we thought that you could use some help with your back to school prep! Thus, we’ve put together a comprehensive guide with all the information a teacher needs to effectively teach typing in their classrooms. Choose the appropriate guide for you:      In the upcoming 2017/18 school year, we will be...