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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.

This is an intermediate level workshop.

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.

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 Total Contact Hours $60 in Total 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
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.