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:

TypingClub Admin Handbook

TypingClub Teacher Handbook

2017 Updates

Videos

Learn more about our instructional videos.

From Basics to Jungle

Learn where your students stand in Typing Jungle if you switch lesson plans mid-semester.

Font Size

Students can adjust their lesson font size.

Typing Jungle

Learn how to install & assign Typing Jungle.

Google Classroom

Easily import your students & rosters from Google Classroom.

Games

Engage your students using educational games!

One-Hand Typing Guides

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

Anchoring Lessons

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

Account Administration

How to Enroll Students

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

How to Set Up Classes

Learn the easiest way to create and customize your classes.

How to Create Lesson Plans

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

Certificates

Learn more about typing test certificates.

Billing Information

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

Students Have No Lessons

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

Adjust Firewall Permissions

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

Add a School Administrator

How to give an instructor school administrator permissions.

Change Instructor Permissions

How to change instructor permissions.

Typing Tests

Prepare your students for standardized tests like the Common Core.

How to Request Support

Contact us. We are here to help!

Google Single Sign-On

Use Google email addresses to log in.

Chrome Extension for Schools

Access your TypingClub school portal through EdClub extension.

Scoreboard

Learn about the scoreboard and keep your students motivated.

Disable Jumping Ahead

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

Lesson Plan Dependency

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

What is a Portal URL?

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

Keyboarding and Common Core

Help your students meet and exceed the Common Core Standards.

Student Sign Up Option

Allow students to add themselves to your account.

Advanced Reporting

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

Manage Account Data

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

Account Set-up

Add a Class

How to add individual classes.

Create a Lesson Plan

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

Add Many Students

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

Change Your Password

How to reset your password.

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.

Export Your Students to a .csv

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

Allow Students to Join Class

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

Adjust Lesson Difficulty per Student

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

Start a New School Year

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

Add Many Instructors

Upload all of your teachers in bulk.

Reassign the Same Lesson Plan for a New Year

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

Adjust the Difficulty of a Lesson Plan

Adjust the WPM goal of a lesson plan for an entire class.

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.

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

Class Progress Overview

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

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.

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.

Limit Lesson Progress

Only allow students to work up to a certain lesson.

Create a Test

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

Assign Tests to Students

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

Student View

Virtual Hands and Keyboard

Learn the correct finger placement using these interactive features.

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.