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 […]

Words Rock Online top voted amongst Homeschoolers

Words Rock Online top voted amongst Homeschoolers

Each year, home school groups across the world get together to vote for their favourite learning resources. One such group is The Old Schoolhouse with their yearly Blue Ribbon Awards. These awards are the top voted educational resources by the Homeschool Review Crew, who try out and review various online […]

The Critical Place Of Touch Typing In Literacy

The Critical Place Of Touch Typing In Literacy

Catherine Oelhman – Literacy Teacher 18th October 2017. Catherine Oelhman: Literacy Teacher – Gifted and Talented Programme – St George Christian School, Sutherland, NSW, Australia. Graham East: Managing Director EdAlive. Transcript from the interview Catherine: I’m really interested in the process of children’s reading and writing. Writing incorporates so much now. […]

Enhancing Student Engagement Through Fun

Enhancing Student Engagement Through Fun

If you type “Enhancing Student Engagement in the Classroom” into your search engine, you’ll find many dozens of articles covering hundreds of ideas that real teachers use to achieve and maintain student engagement – because they know that engagement is key to learning. Of course, there are certain themes that recur, but no […]

75% of Principals Want Improved Typing Skills (Full Report)

75% of Principals Want Improved Typing Skills (Full Report)

The Australian Primary Principals Association survey reinforces the need for typing in preparation for NAPLAN Online. EdAlive is delighted to endorse the published findings of the Australian Primary Principals Association in its summary report: APPA NAPLAN Online Trial Survey. It indicated that in preparation for NAPLAN Online: 78.61% of Principals […]

EdAlive’s Awards and Endorsements

EdAlive’s Awards and Endorsements

EdAlive’s Online Learning websites All of the EdAlive Online Learning websites including Typing Tournament Online, Maths Invaders Online, Words Rock Online, Baggin’ the Dragon Maths Online, and Volcanic Panic Reading Success Online  have  easily met the minimum standards for the  new ST4S (Safer Technologies 4 Schools) privacy and security assessment.  For Typing Tournament Online, Maths Invaders […]

Research Underpins the development of EdAlive Online Learning websites

Research Underpins the development of EdAlive Online Learning websites

Since EdAlive’s creation in 1986, we have striven to provide educational resources that best fit the needs of teachers and students alike. When we became a publisher ourselves, our goal was to research how to best meet those needs. Research in turn underpinned the development of the titles that you […]

Home School Families say “Yes!” to EdAlive Central!

Home School Families say “Yes!” to EdAlive Central!

EdAlive Central prides itself in making our products accessible and usable by students from all walks of life, whether they be in private, public or home school education. Recently we asked the Home School Review Crew, an American Home-Schooling group, to take a look at EdAlive Central. This is our ground-breaking […]

ST4S and the EdAlive Websites

ST4S and the EdAlive Websites

All the EdAlive Online Learning websites are ST4S compliant All of the EdAlive Online Learning websites have easily met the minimum standards of the new ST4S (Safer Technologies for Schools) assessment. Typing Tournament Online. (6/12/2019 ST4S Version 1.0) Maths Invaders Online.  (6/12/2019 ST4S Version 1.0) Words Rock Online. (6/12/2019 ST4S Version 1.0) […]