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. […]

Full Research: Typing Skill Boosts NAPLAN Results

Full Research: Typing Skill Boosts NAPLAN Results

Research Summary available here… New research has shown that Year 5 students who have learned to type with the leading touch-typing tutor, Typing Tournament Online have a clear advantage going into their NAPLAN Writing Task at Year 5 and above. Data Target Typing Tournament Online Schools were identified where classes […]

Research Underpins EdAlive Websites

Research Underpins EdAlive Websites

EdAlive is committed to educational design directed and validated by research. Ongoing development of our products follows evidence-based best practice and has resulted in the publication of our five online learning websites. Research by EdAlive Online Learning website: Typing Tournament Resources & Research Maths Invaders Resources & Research Words Rock […]

Boost Maths Age by 12 Months in just one term!

Boost Maths Age by 12 Months in just one term!

Maths Invaders Online: Boost Maths Age with Adaptive Learning Our research shows that most students can dramatically boost their arithmetic skills with Maths Invaders Online.  Students are routinely improving their maths age by the equivalent of an entire school year, in a matter of months.  This is thanks to the […]

Read for Life Uganda uses EdAlive Fonts to boost Literacy

Read for Life Uganda uses EdAlive Fonts to boost Literacy

Aussie School Fonts Plus has been inside classrooms across Australia since its release in 2013. With fonts for every state and territory and fonts for the indigenous languages of Anangu and Yougnu it’s not hard to see why. What may be surprising to learn, though, is that the Australian Fonts […]

What Is Maths Invaders Online?

What Is Maths Invaders Online?

Maths Invaders Online : A multifaceted maths resource of unparalleled power The new Maths Invaders Online is a resource of unparalleled power and capacity for teachers of maths. It is concurrently: a tables/maths fact teaching environment a comprehensive mastery learning programme a massive Printable Maths Practice Worksheet Generator Its focus […]

Visiting Winners for the Maths Challenge

Visiting Winners for the Maths Challenge

Visiting the Under 10s Winners for the Maths Challenge! In November we visited some schools to see how they use Adaptive Learning in Maths Invaders Online. This adaptive learning tests a child’s abilities in maths topics and then gives them questions suited to their skill level. We placed this revolutionary […]

Cool Math Game In Maths Invaders Online!

Cool Math Game In Maths Invaders Online!

Ever wanted to play some cool maths games with your friends and didn’t know where to start? Well look no further because Maths Invaders Online has it all! Maths Invaders Online is the cool new educational program created by EdAlive. Set in space, you are a space defender who has […]

NSW HSC Requirements Depend on Typing

NSW HSC Requirements Depend on Typing

The new NSW HSC requirements coming into effect in 2020 require Touch Typing as an educational skill and also as a life skill. As of next year, students who did not achieve a Band 8 or higher in their Year 9 Naplan will need to sit a selection of Minimum […]

Touch Typing Prepares Children for The Future

Touch Typing Prepares Children for The Future

Touch Typing is a key skill for today’s world In a world where 50% of the workforce needs to have skills in technology (World Economic Forum Report ) the base skill of Touch Typing becomes ever more important. To help provide that necessary building block Typing Tournament Online presents itself […]