Tutorials

An overview of TypingClub School Edition, how to get started, customize, manage students, and more.


Handbook

The following covers a range of topics to help manage your TypingClub School Edition account. If you did not find the answer to your questions, please email us with your questions at support@typingclub.com.

You may also use these two PDF documents for TypingClub's teacher guide and admin guide:

(NEW) Typing Jungle Handbook

TypingClub Teacher Handbook

Typing Jungle Lesson Plan Progress Tracker



Student View

One-Hand Typing Guides

Virtual hand guides can now be set to just left or right hand.

How do students log in?

Having trouble logging in? Try following these steps.

How is time tracked?

Learn more about what counts towards time.

Badges

Students can earn badges to keep them motivated.

What is my school code?

Learn what your school code is to access the iPad app.

How are stars and score calculated?

The score for each attempt is calculated based on speed (WPM), accuracy, and true accuracy.

Account Administration

How to Set Up Classes

Learn the easiest way to create and customize your classes.

How to Request Support

Contact us. We are here to help!

How do I issue typing certificates?

Learn more about typing test certificates.

Billing Information

View your billing history, generate an instant quote, and purchase licenses on the spot.

Advanced Reporting

Run reports on the use of the program on district, school, class and student level.

What is a Portal URL?

This is a unique URL that everyone associated with your school must sign in from.

How do I create and customize lesson plans?

You can edit existing lessons, or you can create your own.

How do I update class settings in bulk?

Use the Bulk Update option to change settings for multiple classes at once.

How do I assign a specific group of lessons?

Limit which lessons your students can work on from a given lesson plan by assigning a specific range of lessons.

How do I archive classes?

How to disable (archive) and activate classes.

Manage Account Data

Use this feature to delete students, instructors and classes in bulk.

School Reports

Learn more about school level reports.

Why do my students show no lessons when they log in?

Enrolling students in a class will assign them a lesson plan.

System Requirements

Internet and an up-to-date browser are all you need.

How can students enroll in a class?

Allow students to add themselves to a class by entering a class code.

Anchoring Lessons

Ensure students are using the correct typing technique with anchoring lessons.

How can you log in using a Google account?

Use Google email addresses to log in.

How do I set instructor permissions?

How to change instructor permissions.

How do I add a school administrator?

How to give an instructor school administrator permissions.

How do I set lesson plan dependency?

Manage the order students work on lessons in a class with multiple lesson plans.

Keyboarding and Common Core

Help your students meet and exceed the Common Core Standards.

Videos

Learn more about our instructional videos.

How do I prevent students from jumping ahead?

Make sure your students complete the lessons in the right order.

Adjust Firewall Permissions

Add these URLs to your school's allowed sites to view the full TypingClub content.

How do I install the Chrome extension?

Access your TypingClub school portal through EdClub extension.

Account Set-up

How do I remove students from my account?

Learn how to get rid of redundant student accounts.

Google Classroom

Easily import your students & rosters from Google Classroom.

Typing Jungle

Learn how to install & assign Typing Jungle.

How to Start a New Year

Learn what to do at the beginning of a new school year.

How do I export my student list to a .csv file?

Export your students to a .csv file so you can add/update information as needed.

How do I adjust the lesson plan difficulty?

Adjust the required accuracy or WPM of a lesson plan for an entire class.

How do I add a student?

Learn how to add your students one by one.

How do instructors log in?

How instructors can access their TypingClub account.

Allow Students to Join Class

Instead of assigning students to classes, open the classes for students to join.

Reassign the Same Lesson Plan for a New Year

You can reassign the same lesson plan to a new class using these steps.

How do I move my students up one grade level?

Update the grade designation for students at the beginning of a new school year.

10 Minute Intro Video

This video will provide you with a quick overview of both the student and teacher experience of TypingClub School Edition.

How do districts add multiple schools?

Learn how to easily set up your district account.

How do I add a class?

How to add individual classes.

How do I add multiple classes?

Create a .csv file with classes for bulk upload.

How do I add students to my account?

To add many students, upload a .csv file with their information.

How can I adjust lesson difficulty per student?

Use this option to customize lessons to different skill levels within a class.

How do I create a TypingClub account?

How to get started using TypingClub with your school-create an account.

Student Management

How can I adjust the minimum star requirement?

Teachers can determine how many stars a student must earn to move on to the next lesson.

How can students adjust accessibility settings?

Students can now easily adjust accessibility settings.

How can I activate placement tests for Typing Jungle?

Placement Tests allow students to take a test that will place them in the appropriate level within a lesson plan.

How do I create a typing test?

Create custom tests to challenge your students and check their progress.

How do I change student information?

Learn how to change students' personal information such as email, username, or password.

How can I change daily and weekly time goals?

Update the time goals for your students from your class settings page.

How do I assign a lesson plan to a class?

Once you have created a class, you can assign a lesson plan to that class.

How do I move a student to another school within my account?

How to move a student to another school within an account.

How do I assign tests to students?

Once you have created a test, you can assign students to take it.

2017 Updates

Updated Reports

Discover all the places that show the new advanced reports.

Updated Typing Jungle

Learn more about the improvements made in Typing Jungle.

How can teachers control student settings?

Learn how you can control student settings.

Games

Engage your students with our 5 educational games!

One-Hand Typing

Discover the steps to take when typing with one hand.

Dvorak Typing

Learn how to assign lesson plan for Dvorak typing.

Spanish Typing

Learn the steps to start typing in Spanish.

Miscellaneous