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Student outcomes? What a novel idea! ;-) Too many decisions seem to based
on money and convenience.

On Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 9:32 AM, Robert Wickberg <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> We bought Ainsworth Typing Tutor a LONG time ago, and still use it.  The
> middle school tech teacher shifted to Type To Learn one year, complaining
> Ainsworth wasn't engaging enough, but he switched back.  I asked him why,
> he said the kids get up to speed faster (we shoot for 30wpm in his tech ed
> class, then stop working on typing and go on to other stuff).  This is only
> anecdotal, of course, but has anyone else based their choice on actual
> student outcomes?
>
> On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 2:55 PM, Melissa Brooks <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> typing.com (formerly typingweb.com) is working great for us with middle
>> school.  It also has a google app you can push out to students.  I think
>> the app is still named typing web.
>>
>> On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 2:42 PM, [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Typing.com free to use w tracking
>>> On Dec 4, 2014 12:39 PM, "Jason LaMora" <[log in to unmask]>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>>> What are folks using for K-12 typing/keyboarding skill programs?
>>>>
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>>>> Director of Technology
>>>> Addison Central Supervisory Union
>>>> 49 Charles Avenue
>>>> Middlebury, VT 05753
>>>> 802-382-1270
>>>> Skype: Acsutechdir
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> Technology Coordinator
> Brattleboro Union High School District # 6
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Joanne Finnegan
Semi-retired Technology Integrationist
Former math and computer programming teacher
42 years in education and still love to learn!