On Mar 8, 2005, at 3:03 PM, Taylor, Stephanie wrote:
> Our tech guy has installed Mavis Beacon version 15 as a "networked"
> program. For whatever reason, in order to use it to track a student's
> progress, we have to use a convuluted import/export process. Our tech
> says it's because that is the way the program is designed and it's not
> networkable despite what Mavis says. I'm skeptical of this explanation
> wondering if it's because of Deep Freeze (don't get me started) or
> that we
> have it installed incorrectly. Does anyone out there have a typing
> (either Mavis or something comparable) that is able to be used as a
> networked version as in a student can sign in from any workstation and
> the program access their prior work/progress without having to go
> through an
> 11 step process to locate student work on the server and import it?
> Stephanie Taylor
> Library Media Specialist
> Grand Isle School
Yes, we use Type to Learn 3 network version with no problems! We are a
Mac school but I believe the program is available for windows. It has
some nice activities and not an excess of graphic garbage. Our
students seem to like it too.
293 School Rd
Warren, VT 05674
Phone 802-496-2487 x230