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K–5 Keyboarding & Digital Citizenship Virtual Workshop

Join us to learn all about Keyboarding Without Tears®! This 2.5 hour online workshop will teach you how to easily weave keyboarding into your K–5 day. You'll leave with a library of award-winning teaching strategies to help your students succeed with today's computer-based assignments and testing.

This is a virtual, instructor-led workshop. Use your own laptop or desktop to participate in this online workshop through the internet.

Additional time with the presenters for a voluntary, extended Q & A and +Live Insights® practice session is available for participants to join after the workshop.

This is an intermediate level workshop.

Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.

WORKSHOP SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:
(It is HIGHLY recommended that you test your device prior to joining the workshop.)

  • Test your speakers.
    Make sure your computer speakers are working.
  • This is a highly interactive workshop and in order to have the best learning experience it is recommended to join using two monitors or two devices.
  • The day of the workshop, log in to the WebEx at least 15 minutes prior to start time to test the workshop link and your audio connection.
  • This is the live virtual workshop only. A recorded link will not be shared following the event.
K–5 Keyboarding & Digital Citizenship Objectives
  • Learn the developmental progression of keyboarding skills to ensure elementary student success
  • Review student lessons and learn how to add them into your teaching and computer-based testing prep
  • Maximize educator resources to foster success: lesson previews, reports, and digital citizenship lessons  
  • Use student progress reports to help students meet grade-level benchmarks
  • Understand and share research and standards to support keyboarding and academic success
Included in K–5 Keyboarding & Digital Citizenship Virtual Workshop
Free Materials:
  • Keyboarding Without Tears®
    (1 student license for each grade, K–5)
Free Materials Your Registration Includes: 2.5 Contact Hours $60 in Free Materials
Schedule
Log in to the WebEx link sent in your confirmation email
Production of Writing: Research and standards supporting strong keyboarding and handwriting foundational skills
Comparison of Handwriting and Keyboarding: Similarities, differences, and developmental progression of both
Keyboarding: Actively teach features of the keyboard as well as technology foundational skills, and typing skills
Instruction: Review keyboarding lesson previews for planning instruction
Digital Citizenship: Learn how to teach children about digital information, protection, behavior, and communication
Resources: Remediation Tips, School-to-Home Connections, additional resources for continued learning
Adjourn: Certificate of Attendance for 2.5 Contact Hours
Approved Provider of Continuing Education by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.
Additional time with the presenters for a voluntary, extended Q & A and +Live Insights® practice session is available for participants to join after the workshop.