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

What is My School Code?

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

How is time tracked?

Learn more about what counts towards time.

One-Hand Typing Guides

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

Badges

Students can earn badges to keep them motivated.

Score and Star Calculation

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

Log-In Help

Having trouble logging in? Try following these steps.

Virtual Hands and Keyboard

Learn the correct finger placement using these interactive features.

Account Administration

Students Have No Lessons

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

System Requirements

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

Advanced Reporting

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

Student Sign Up Option

Allow students to add themselves to your account.

How to Set Up Classes

Learn the easiest way to create and customize your classes.

Keyboarding and Common Core

Help your students meet and exceed the Common Core Standards.

Lesson Plan Dependency

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

Disable Jumping Ahead

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

How to Archive Classes

How to disable (archive) and activate classes.

How to Request Support

Contact us. We are here to help!

Change Settings for Multiple Classes at Once

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

Manage Account Data

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

School Reports

Learn more about school level reports.

Change Instructor Permissions

How to change instructor permissions.

Add a School Administrator

How to give an instructor school administrator permissions.

Typing Tests

Prepare your students for standardized tests like the Common Core.

How to Enroll Students

Before your students can start typing, you must enroll them in a class.

How to Create Lesson Plans

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

Anchoring Lessons

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

Scoreboard

Learn about the scoreboard and keep your students motivated.

Adjust Firewall Permissions

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

What is a Portal URL?

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

Chrome Extension for Schools

Access your TypingClub school portal through EdClub extension.

Videos

Learn more about our instructional videos.

Certificates

Learn more about typing test certificates.

Billing Information

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

Account Set-up

Export Your Students to a .csv

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

Typing Jungle

Learn how to install & assign Typing Jungle.

Google Classroom

Easily import your students & rosters from Google Classroom.

How to Start a New Year

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

Add Many Instructors

Upload all of your teachers in bulk.

Create a Lesson Plan

Create your own customized lesson plan for a class of students.

Adjust Lesson Difficulty per Student

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

Change Your Password

How to reset your password.

Add a Class

How to add individual classes.

Add Many Students

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

Log in to Instructor Account

How instructors can access their TypingClub account.

Add a Student

Learn how to add your students one by one.

Remove Students From Your Account

Learn how to get rid of redundant student accounts.

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.

Add Many Schools

Learn how to easily set up your district account.

Move Students Up One Grade

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

Adjust the Difficulty of a Lesson Plan

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

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 to Create a TypingClub Account

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

Add Many Classes

Create a .csv file with classes for bulk upload.

Student Management

Generate Login Instructions

Create a PDF of student login instructions on a per-class basis.

Assign a Lesson Plan to a Class

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

Assign Tests to Students

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

Create a Test

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

Change Daily and Weekly Time Goals

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

Change Student Information

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

Move Student to Another School

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

Assign a Group of Lessons

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

Set the Number of Stars Required to Move to the Next Lesson

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

Class Progress Overview

Get a quick overview on how well your class is progressing.

2017 Updates

Spanish Typing

Learn the steps to take to start typing in Spanish.

Font Size

Students can adjust their lesson font size, including the extra large accessible font.

Student Settings Control

Learn how you can control student settings.

Voice Over

Learn how to operate the voice narration feature.

One-Hand Typing

Discover the steps to take when typing with one hand.

Updated Typing Jungle

Learn more about the improvements made in Typing Jungle.

Updated Reports

Discover all the places that show the new advanced reports.

Dvorak Typing

Learn how to assign lesson plan for Dvorak typing.

Games

Engage your students with our 5 educational games!