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ERIC Number: ED279298
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Elementary Keyboarding Software Product Reports.
Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.
This report provides detailed product descriptions of 45 software programs designed to teach or improve the keyboarding skills of elementary school students that were identified by the MicroSIFT (Microcomputer Information and Software for Teachers) staff. The descriptions include program titles, producer names, costs, grade levels, hardware, software content and structure (publisher's description), and in some cases, management applications. The programs described are listed in alphabetical order: Accutouch II; Alphabetic Keyboarding; Dungeon Doom Typing Game; First Encounter; Friendly Computer; Ima Typer; Junior Typer; Keyboard; Keyboard Cadet; Keyboard Command; Keyboard Master; Keyboard Now! & Practice Now!; Keyboarding; Keyboarding for Information Processing; Keyboarding Master; Keyboarding Plus; Keyboarding Primer; Key-Words; Kids on Keys; KRS: Keyboarding/Reading/Spelling Program; Letter Man; Letterfall; MacType; MasterType; MicroType, the Wonderfuld World of Paws; Personalized Typing; Stickybear Typing; Success with Typing; TNT--Typing for New Typists; Touch Typing; Type!; Type to Learn: A New Approach to Keyboarding; Type-Right; Typing; Typing Is a Ball, Charlie Brown; Typing Keys to Computer Ease; Typing Professor; Typing Strategy; Typing Teacher; Typing Teacher II; Typing Tutor & Word Invaders; Typing Tutor III; Typing Well; Warrior Words; and WizType. A list of producer contact information concludes this report. (DJR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab., Portland, OR.