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What if you could type as fluently as you speak? Typing Trainer web typing course will get you there!

TypeTastic for Schools

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TypeTastic! is a fun typing kickstart for kids with engaging game-like exercises.

Play Typing Games

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Now typing gets fun! Play our numerous fun typing games to become a true keyboard master.

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Test job applicants' typing skills and view summary reports with our advanced Typing Test Pro service.

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JAN
24
2018
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Want a Keyboarding Curriculum that Works? Here You Go!

Get this: keyboarding helps students learn the alphabet! As a technology teacher, I see roughly 500 K-5 students for 40 minutes a week. While kids may be a wiz on a tablet or a touchscreen device, I’ve discovered many of them have never used a keyboard or managed a mouse. So that’s where I start.

I use TypeTastic with my K-2 students, and there’s no doubt the gamification of learning a new skill works. With my kindergartners, (and even some 1st-graders) I start off with Keyboard Builder, Cupcake Bugs, and Frog Pond Patrol.

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5 Shortcuts to Increase Your Typing Speed

We all know that typing speed matters. Whether you’re applying for a job as a paralegal or an executive assistant, being able to type quickly and accurately might be the only skill that stands between you and another equally qualified applicant.

Can you type 65+ words per minute? If you didn’t have the benefit of taking a typing course or two in school, that might not be the case. So, how do you get those skills up to par in a short period of time so that you can compete for these high paying positions?

Here’s 5 shortcuts that will help you increase your typing speed in no time. We don’t guarantee overnight results but, if you follow these tips you’ll definitely get a leg up on the competition.