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Best Practices for Keyboarding Instruction

Best Practices for Keyboarding Instruction

As keyboarding teachers, we all know the benefits of touch typing and want to pass on these benefits to our young learners.  An individual w...

Touch Typing in the 21st Century

Touch Typing in the 21st Century

The ability to touch type with speed and accuracy is a critical skill in today's computer-based society.  As the US Department of Labor noted, “i...

History of the QWERTY Keyboard

History of the QWERTY Keyboard

Check out this short video about the history of the QWERTY keyboard.

Keeping Devices Sanitized During COVID

Keeping Devices Sanitized During COVID

While cleaning is the removal of visible foreign matter from a surface, disinfecting is the actual killing of the bacteria and viruses on a surface. It is possible to be clean but not disinfected, and similarly disinfected but not clean.

Keyboarding: A Critical Skill

Keyboarding:  A Critical Skill

      Mom had a typewriter, and she was good at it!  I loved watching her skim over the keys as she typed, only occasionally needing to stop and m...