The new and exciting way to learn to type!

  • Kids
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    the classroom!

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    Typing Instructor Meets the Common Core Standards

    This summary demonstrates how the Common Core Standards are supported and achieved by students using Typing Instructor and Disney: Mickey's Typing Adventure.
    Grade-level appropriate Grades 3 - 6
    Proper keyboarding techniques
    Correct hand and body positions
    Smooth and rhythmic keystroke patterns
    Alphabetic, numeric, punctuations, and symbol keys
    Builds speed and accuracy
    Demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding skills:
    Type one page (grade 4), two pages (grade 5), and three pages (grade 6) in a single sitting.

    Choose the Best Typing Tutor for You!

    Typing Instructor provides exciting ways for children, students and adults to learn to type. Educationally proven typing lessons, typing practice, typing tests, entertaining typing games, and typing rewards and typing certificates provide everything you need to become a touch typist. No other typing software is more complete. It's never been faster and easier to improve your typing!

    Typing Instructor is Available in English and Spanish

    Typing Instructor is the new and exciting way to learn to type in either English or Spanish. Typists can select the language of their choice from the settings menu. There are hundreds of lessons including structured touch-typing content, proven methods for skill-building, graphic guide hands, and unique drills and interactive exercises.

    Why Typing Instructor is the
    Leading Brand of Typing Software?

    Typing Instructor is the only typing software that's packed with just the right balance of education, entertainment, and motivation so you'll improve your typing skills more quickly and see immediate results.
    Step-by-step typing
    Educational: Learn to type with typing lessons. Typing Instructor's techniques are proven to increase typing speed and accuracy. Choose from hundreds of typing exercises, tests, and reports that measure your keyboarding progress.

    • Proven educational typing instruction techniques
    • Hundreds of typing lessons, exercises, and tests
    • Standard or split keyboard and keypad
    Exciting action-packed
    games, including
    multi-level play
    Entertaining: Typing games make learning fun! Learning to type should be fun and exciting. With Typing Instructor, you can choose fun themes† and exciting travel destinations. Practice typing by playing games in the virtual arcade - arcade-style, exciting action-packed, multi-level games are included.

    • Action-packed, arcade-style typing games
    • Multi-level keyboarding games keep you engaged
    • Collect rewards and advance to new levels
    Measure progress and
    save results
    Motivating: Practice keeps your typing skills sharp. When you are motivated, you'll work harder to improve more quickly. Entertaining themes, exciting, multi-level typing games, and charts and graphs of your progress motivate you to meet your typing goals quickly and proficiently.

    • Collect rewards, earn points, and print certificates
    • Hundreds of interesting ways to practice typing
    • Create your own typing tests, lessons, and articles

    Key Features

    #1 in Education — Proven keyboarding lessons, practice exercises, and results-oriented tests improve speed and accuracy. Proper typing posture and 3D guide hands teach typing fundamentals.

    #1 in Entertainment — Exciting themes and typing adventures make learning to type fun. Challenging multi-level games entertain you while you increase typing speed, dexterity, rhythm, and accuracy.

    #1 in Motivation — Rewarding experiences keep you interested. Entertaining themes, progress charts, and game challenges motivate you to meet your typing goals quickly and proficiently.

    Recent Awards & Reviews*

    Gold & Silver Awards — TopTenREVIEWS
    Gold & Silver Awards — TopTenREVIEWS
    Gold - Typing Instructor Platinum
    Gold - Typing Instructor for Kids
    Silver - Disney Mickey's Typing Adventure

    Newsweek Magazine — Top 50 CD-ROMs
    Newsweek Magazine — Top 50 CD-ROMs

    Children's Software Revue — All Star Software 5 Star Award
    Children's Software Revue —
    All Star Software 5 Star Award

    Typing Instructor is by far the best typing tutor available on the market today. We have reviewed this product many times over the past several years and have watched it grow into a very mature typing tutorial that is perfect for everyone.
    — Computer Times


    I recently introduced my students to Typing Instructor for Kids and Typing Instructor. I couldn't believe the reaction of the kids when they saw the new programs. They have all improved so much. The students have increased their typing speed and accuracy by 50% in just 4 short months!
    — Lisa Vann, Technology Coordinator and Computer Teacher, St. Dominic School, K - 8, Shaker Heights, Ohio


    We needed a dynamic typing program to teach our hospital nurses, doctors and staff to touch-type or to increase their typing skills to prepare for the transition from paper to computer, for all applications throughout the hospital. Typing Instructor was a perfect fit for the Technology Conversion!
    — Dawn Maust, RN, Staff Development Coordinator, Scheurer Hospital, Missouri


    This program is better than Mavis Beacon! I purchased both Typing Instructor and Mavis Beacon to increase my typing speed. I just love the Typing Instructor! It is easy to navigate, has very pleasant graphics, lots of variety and features, and loaded up perfectly.
    — Joan, Nazareth, Pennsylvania

    Typing Instructor Testomonials
    *Awards may refer to previous Typing Instructor programs.
    †Themes not available in TypingInstructorWeb.