As teachers, it is our responsibility to make sure that students learn appropriate guidelines for computer use. When it comes to how to protect their vision, our recommendation is the 20-20-10 rule.
It always feels good to be recognized for your achievements. Not only is recognition enjoyable, but it motivates you to work harder and continue to seek improvement. Here are 6 fun ways to recognize students’ typing progress in your classroom.
By including badges in Typing.com, we didn’t just want to make the program more fun for kids but wanted to capitalize on research that shows how badges can improve achievement. Read on to learn more about 8 different science-backed ways that badges can help boost student performance…
As the start of school year is fast approaching, we thought that you could use some help with your back to school prep! Thus, the team behind our premium classroom edition, EduTyping, put together a comprehensive guide with all the information a teacher needs to effectively teach typing in their classrooms.
If you are a teacher heading into your summer vacation, what do you plan to do with your extra 60 or so hours of free time per week? Before you let those hours melt away catching up on sleep or sitting in front of the television, why not consider some of these ideas—
Here are some tips that will help you save time and a major headache whenever your students are logging in to online services.
When your classroom of students gets their hands on tech, whether its laptops or tablet computers, the opportunity for excitement soars. That’s a good thing, but it can also create chaos. So, how do you keep kids who have the Internet at their fingertips on task? How can you ensure they use the tech appropriately and take proper care of it as they’re learning computer skills?
This past week I had the privilege of visiting Yung Wing Elementary School and meeting the 4th-grade teachers. Their 4th-grade students loved using Typing.com and many, at their teachers’ suggestion, had changed the skin on their lessons.