Typing Tournament

Teaches Typing for Life
Ages 5 to 15+

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Typing Tournament Online teaches the vital skill of Touch Typing and enhances keyboard skills. It uses a unique combination of mastery learning, teaching sequences and games to motivate both children and adults to learn. It actively guides children and adults through the typing activities for optimal learning and ensures that they are using the right fingers on the right keys.

The teaching of touch typing is now a critical skill for all students. We’ve put together a wide range of information and resource material to assist teachers and parents to understand this imperative and support them as they implement Typing Tournament with their students. Here’s a few of the most helpful resources:

Typing Tournament Winners

Typing Tournament Winners

This term, 1/2 Green students have enjoyed practising their computer skills using programs and software such as Kid Pix and Microsoft Word. Students have also used Typing Tournament to practise their typing skills and proper finger placement on the keyboard. During one of their computer sessions, 1/2 Green typed the […]

The growing imperative for Typing Skills

The growing imperative for Typing Skills

Good typing skills are becoming more and more critical Community and educational expectations regarding the necessity of teaching typing skills are changing rapidly.  In the past generation we have seen a transition from typing being the preserve of professional secretaries to a critical main stream skill for every member of […]

Teaching with Typing Tournament – Best Practice

Teaching with Typing Tournament – Best Practice

Helpful strategies Over the years we have gathered a wealth of information relating to the way that teachers use Typing Tournament in their classes. There are a multitude of approaches. The following list sets out some of the most useful that we have found. The teaching of efficient typing skills […]

FREE Typing Tip Posters

FREE Typing Tip Posters

Use these Free Typing Tip Posters in your classroom or homeschool program to engage and motivate your students and help them learn the vital skill of touch typing. Kids who can type have a clear advantage in their ongoing education and in life. Download these FREE Typing Tips posters to jazz up […]

EdAlive Central Comparison

EdAlive Central Comparison

The EdAlive range of educational titles was originally published on CD. Many of these titles have now been significantly upgraded and migrated to online websites. These new websites are significantly superior to the old CD-based editions. Although the old CD editions were good products they were subject to the limitations […]

EdAlive Cloud Migration Pathways

EdAlive Cloud Migration Pathways

EdAlive Installable Software (School Version) “End of Life” and Cloud Migration Pathways The school version of the titles listed below are now considered “End of Life” in line with Microsoft and Apple’s Operating System life-cycles. We have provided suitable EdAlive Central web app migration pathways for each title. The last […]

NAPLAN Online Causes Re-examination

NAPLAN Online Causes Re-examination

The overview of general capabilities as provided by ACARA is essentially just an overview. Like most of the capabilities it uses broad language in order to empower teachers to determine how capabilities are developed within their school’s particular context. Two or more different forms of work may achieve the same […]

How Fast Should Students Be Able To Type?

How Fast Should Students Be Able To Type?

Are your students typing quickly enough? Many Typing Tournament Students attain speeds over 80 Words Per Minute. Make sure that the students at your school are not left behind hunting and pecking at 10 WPM! A recent analysis of the typing speeds being achieved by students using Typing Tournament Online […]

Massive 6 WPM a Term Increase In Typing Speed

Massive 6 WPM a Term Increase In Typing Speed

Regular use of Typing Tournament Online increases average typing speed by 6 WPM per term per student! Over the past few weeks we have been analysing students’ progress when learning to type with Typing Tournament Online. The results are incredible. A glance at the Leaderboard indicates that we have many […]

Typing Tournament Research

Typing Tournament Research

Our research shows that Typing Tournament really makes a difference Schools using Typing Tournament are seeing students increase their typing speed by an average of 6 WPM per term and are regularly achieving typing speeds of over 45 WPM. Research shows that the use of Typing Tournament boosts achievement in […]