https://youtu.be/13ZNKVE9o9Q Hey everybody its Mike Gecawich, Co-Founder of Teaching.com, Typing.com and Edutyping.com. We are back with another exciting episode of #AskEduTyping where each week we field questions from our user audience, both from students and teachers all across America. We've got tens of thousands of students using our keyboarding products every day and we're really excited each week to be...

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How Far Can You Soar?

March 5th, 2018
Mike Gecawich

Studies show that students are more invested in learning when they have a clear idea of how they are improving and where they stand on the route to mastery. In fact, providing students with visual displays of their formative assessments has been associated with a 26% gain in achievement. When we think about typing, students know they want to improve...

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Does It Matter How You Type?

February 26th, 2018
Mike Gecawich

https://youtu.be/kpDR4zaDIh8 Hey everybody. It's Mike Gecawich, Co-founder of Typing.com and Edutyping.com back with another exciting episode of #AskEdutyping, where we field questions from our user audience from all across America, including students as well as teachers and administrators who use our Typing.com and Edutyping.com products. So this week I'm going to start with a really cool tip. That's how we...

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Trivial Pursuit Keyboarding

February 26th, 2018
Mike Gecawich

What is the only manmade object observable from the moon? On which island was Napoleon exiled after his defeat at Waterloo? What is the capital of Australia? These are just three of the thousands of questions that make up part of the popular board game Trivial Pursuit. When Trivial Pursuit first came out in 1979, players relied on their own...

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Hey everybody, it's Mike Gecawich, co-founder of Typing.com and EduTyping.com. Welcome back to another exciting episode of Ask EduTyping, where every week we fielded questions from our student and teacher user audience from around the United States. And we literally have tens of thousands of students using the product every day and thousands of teachers so we're very excited again to be...

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How many times have you graded student writing with meticulous feedback only to have students shove the returned assignment into their binder without even glancing at it? Written feedback is a valuable teaching tool, but only if students read it and use it to improve. The first step in getting students to take feedback to heart? Teach proofreader’s marks! These...

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Hey everybody. It's Mike Gecawich, co-founder of Typing.com and EduTyping.com. Welcome to another exciting episode of Ask EduTyping, where we broadcast live user questions and answers each week at 4:15 Eastern time to answer all keyboarding questions for users Typing.com and EduTyping, as well as the keyboarding population at large. So we start each show with a tip of the week...

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The Guessing Game

February 5th, 2018
Mike Gecawich

Kids are naturally curious. They want to know all there is to know about the world around them from how the seasons change to where kiwis come from. Let’s face it, though. In the typing classroom, it can be hard to activate students’ natural curiosity. So why not incorporate a typing game that does just that? The Guessing Game will...

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Hey everybody. Welcome back to another episode of Ask EduTyping. My name is Mike Gecawich and I'm co-founder of Teaching.com, Typing.com, and EduTyping.com. Each week we broadcast through Facebook where we field questions from our student and teacher audience from users of EduTyping and Typing.com as well as the keyboarding industry at large. So we always start each week with...

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To this day I can still vividly remember my 7th grade U.S. History class with Ms. Dawson. Not only did she have an infectious enthusiasm for history, but she had an incredibly novel way of designing her unit tests: She let us write the questions! At the end of every unit, we would spend one class period writing multiple choice questions...

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