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Keyboarding Pro Keyboarding Pro provides alphabetic, numeric, keypad, and skill-building instruction. This is excellent software for learning and reviewing the keyboard.
Keyboarding Pro 1 The Alphabetic module teaches the entire keyboard and correlates with lessons 1-25 of College Keyboarding 16E for textbook keying.
Keyboarding Pro 2 Each new key learning lesson teaches 4 keys. An additional 5 lessons of review are built in for student practice.
Keyboarding Pro 3 Lesson numbers always appear on the right side of the screen for easy navigation among lessons. Many of the lessons include movies and 3-D animations to teach students proper keyboarding techniques.
Keyboarding Pro 4 Each new key is taught by the professor and correct hand placement is reinforced.
Keyboarding Pro 5 Drill lines offer practice of the new keys taught in the lesson. A lock and flash feature ensures that the proper key is hit throughout the practice.
Keyboarding Pro 6 The Textbook keying tab refers the student to the College Keyboarding 16E text to learn to type from copy rather than only from the screen. The program identifies numbers of errors and calculates GWAM for the student.
Keyboarding Pro 7 The Build skill tab always shows the proper technique at the top of the screen for student reference. GWAM is calculated and a goal is given to help increase speed and accuracy.
Keyboarding Pro 8 The Lesson report tab provides a summary of progress throughout the lesson.
Keyboarding Pro 10 The Numeric & Skill module teaches the top row number and symbols on the keyboard.
Keyboarding Pro 11 Users work through the lessons using the tabs at the bottom of the screen, just like the alphabetic keying lessons.
Keyboarding Pro 12 The Skill Builder section provides drills and timings for those users who need additional practice or who finish regular assignments quickly.
Keyboarding Pro 13 The Skill Builder section of the software provides an additional 20 lessons of keying practice that are not found in the text. The emphasis of the timings can be on speed or accuracy depending on the needs of the user.
Keyboarding Pro 14 The Diagnostic Writings allow for 1, 3, or 5 minute timings and one or two spaces after a period for a variety of additional textbook keying options. Through the Skill Builder menu, diagnostic writings taken from the College Keyboarding 16E text can be accessed.
Keyboarding Pro 15 The Numeric Keypad module includes new key learning, skill building, and a game.
Keyboarding Pro 16 The Numeric Keypad is taught in 4 lessons. An open screen is available for users to complete timings provided by the instructor. Diagnostic writings are included for additional practice.
Keyboarding Pro 17 Three interactive games are included to keep the user interested and provide additional drill lines for practice. These games include two skill- building games for the keyboard and one for the numeric keypad.
Keyboarding Pro 19 The Instructor Utilities are accessed when using the site license version of the software. The Edit Student Preferences option provides easy access to student passwords and class information.
Keyboarding Pro 20 The Review Student Progress option provides access to a variety of student reports.
Keyboarding Pro 21 The most comprehensive report, the Lesson Report, gives the instructor a snapshot of the user’s progress throughout a lesson. The report notes if the backspace key was enabled for that particular lesson. The user’s typed copy and errors are printed on the report for the Textbook keying and Build skill tabs in the lesson.
Keyboarding Pro 22 The Summary Report gives the instructor a view of the user’s progress throughout all of the lessons. Checkmarks note which section of the software was completed.
Keyboarding Pro 23 The Prepare a Class Summary Report option provides a report that summarizes results by class to get a comparison of student progress in relation to one another.
Keyboarding Pro 25 The Class Summary Report is available for the alphabetic, numeric, skill-builder, and keypad sections of the software.
Keyboarding Pro 26 The Diagnostic Writings option allows the instructor to create diagnostic writings for users to access through the Build Skill section. Keypad Timed Writings can also be created by the instructor for additional skill- building practice.
CheckPro CheckPro is assessment software that provides immediate feedback on keyboarding and proofreading skills. The software checks drills, timings, selected documents, and production assessments from lessons 26-120 of College Keyboarding 16E for speed and accuracy. CheckPro is assessment software that provides immediate feedback on keyboarding and proofreading skills. The software checks drills, timings, selected documents, and production assessments from Lessons 26-120 of College Keyboarding 16E for speed and accuracy.
CheckPro 1 From the Lesson menu, you can choose any activity, within that lesson. Checkmarks identify the activities that have been completed. From the Lesson menu, you can choose any activity within that lesson. Checkmarks identify the activities that have been completed.
CheckPro 2 Skill-building activities within the lesson include feedback. A graphic of the keyboard is always on the screen so users can review the position of keys without looking away from the screen. Skill-building activities within the lesson include feedback.
CheckPro 3 Keying errors are identified on the screen and the printout with proofreader marks. Timed writings from the text are scored for speed and accuracy. Users are provided with a calculation of their GWAM and number of errors. Keying errors are identified on the screen and the printout with proofreader marks. Timed writings from the text are scored for speed and accuracy. Users are provided with a calculation of their GWAM and number of errors.
CheckPro 4 Documents from the text are keyed and checked in Word for keyboarding accuracy.
CheckPro 5 In the checked document, keyboarding errors are identified with proofreader’s marks.
CheckPro 6 The Document Analysis Report shows the number of passes the user made to correct the errors in the document, time spent on the document, keyboarding rate, types of errors, and more.
CheckPro 16 The instructor may choose to update the class preferences including accuracy rate, backspace use, and spacing after punctuation. The Instructor Utility offers a variety of options for instructor class management. The instructor may choose to update the class preferences including accuracy rate, backspace use, and spacing after punctuation.
CheckPro 7 The Prepare Student Reports option provides access to an assortment of student reports.
CheckPro 8 While in the Prepare Student Reports section, the instructor will select a class and student. Select the type of report you would like to see. While in the Prepare Student Reports section, the instructor will select a class and student.
CheckPro 9 The Lesson Report displays time on document, speed, errors, and accuracy. The results for 2 passes and 3 edits for each exercise.
CheckPro 10 The Timed Writing Summary is organized by length and reports the rate, errors, and number of backspaces.
CheckPro 11 Instructors can view student reports by document.
CheckPro 12 In the checked document, errors are identified with proofreader’s marks.
CheckPro 13 The Prepare Class Summary Report option gives a snapshot of student progress in relation to other members of the class. The Prepare Class Summary Reports option gives a snapshot of student progress in relation to other members of the class.
CheckPro 15 The instructor may choose to view the class summary by document. This report provides very detailed information of the student’s skill in producing the document. The instructor may choose to view the class summary by document. This report provides very detailed information of the student’s skill in producing the document.
Web Features Distance Learning is just one click away with Keyboarding Pro and CheckPro.
Web Features 4 Manage your keyboarding classes from anywhere at anytime. A complete distance learning solution is now available.
Web Features 4 Students click one button to send their student files to the Instructor over the Internet. One button too time consuming? Set the program to handle sending files automatically.
Web Features 3 Student files are placed in the correct folders automatically. No more drag and drop or email problems. Receive student results over the Internet with just a couple mouse clicks. It couldn’t be easier!
Web Features 1 Monitor individual student and class progress from the comfort of your home. View individual student and class reports from anywhere using only a web browser.
Web Features 2 Control class preferences including backspace key settings, game access, and more... Manage distance learning classes from your home or classroom computer.
MicroPace Pro MicroPace is a versatile timed writing and skill development program that can be used in any keyboarding class. Once users know the alphabetic keys, MicroPace helps increase speed and accuracy through timed writings, paced writings, and prescriptive drills.
MicroPace Pro 3 The Timed Writing, Paced Writing, and Drill Practice routines in MicroPace can be used briefly each day to measure straight copy speed and accuracy. They can be used several times per week for longer skill-building sessions.
MicroPace Pro 4 In Timed Writing routines, users key timed writings from the College Keyboarding 16E text. Errors are shown by using proofreader’s marks and highlights. The total number of errors and rate are displayed in the top right corner to give users feedback on their progress.
MicroPace Pro 5 The Paced Writing routines help students work towards improving their speed by 6 GWAM for each set of paragraph timings. In the paced writing routines, quarter-minute goals are marked by underlines to keep students at an even pace.
MicroPace Pro 6 Error diagnostics within the program identify the most frequent error made by the user in the timed writings routine and provide drill lines to practice. A red dot on the tab identifies the most frequent error made by that user.
MicroPace Pro 7 A word processor, complete with a timer, is available for additional practice and to create instructor timed writings.
MicroPace Pro 8 The timer options can be changed to fit the needs of the class.
MicroPace Pro 9 The game keeps the user interested in the software and provides opportunity for additional drill line practice.
MicroPace Pro 10 The Student Performance Record displays the results of the three best timings. The results of the 20 most recent timed writings are included to provide information on user progress throughout the writing.
MicroPace Pro 11 In the Instructor Utility, you can customize the length of timings, turn the backspace key off or on, and allow two spaces after a period based on preferences.
MicroPace Pro 12 In the Instructor Utility, grades can be automatically assigned based on keying rates determined by the instructor.
Keyboarding Textbooks The College Keyboarding 16E series uses proven learning techniques and skill-building applications to guide users from the basics and new key learning to mastery in advanced formatting using the functions of Word 2003.
Keyboarding Textbooks 1 College Keyboarding 16E and software have been approved by the Microsoft Office Specialist Program. When students complete this courseware, they leave prepared to take the Microsoft Office certification exams at the Core & Expert skill levels.
Keyboarding Textbooks 1 Keyboards illustrate correct fingering so users learn proper techniques from the start. Correct keyboarding techniques are emphasized throughout for user reference. Keyboarding Pro software provides numerous opportunities for keying practice from the text to increase speed and accuracy.
Keyboarding Textbooks 3 Extra skill-building lessons built into the text can be completed using the Keyboarding Pro Open Screen. Competent language arts skills are essential for success in the workplace. Proofreading, capitalization, composition and other language arts skills are reinforced. Skill-builder lessons throughout the text provide additional practice.
Keyboarding Textbooks 3 The College Keyboarding 16E series teaches document formatting using the functions of Microsoft Word 2003. Word processing commands are taught in the first lesson or two of each module and applied with simple drills. The remaining lessons provide extensive opportunities to apply the commands and reinforce new learning while extending keyboarding skills.
Keyboarding Textbooks 6 New formats are explained and illustrated with callouts for proper placement and user reference.
Keyboarding Textbooks 7 Model documents make it easy for users to create their own documents in the proper formats.
Keyboarding Textbooks 8 Drills that can be completed using the CheckPro software reinforce new functions.
Keyboarding Textbooks 9 Document processing is the focus of Lessons 61- 120. The modules move from easy to complex formats and functions: Modules such as Computerized Forms and Collaborative and Meeting Documents emphasize today’s priorities and work styles. Additional skill-building and communication activities are included for review. A Software Training Manual is available on the Web for those who need more instruction.
Keyboarding Textbooks 9 A Style Guide at the end of the text provides easy access to model documents and communication skills. This reference guide section provides users with a convenient place for review of document formats.