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Mechanical Keyboards 101: Part One - What they are and where they came from

A long, long time ago, in the 80’s:

In the days of yore, when dinosaurs walked the earth and the keyboards that were included with a computer were actually considered to be important, keyboards were better than they are today. 2,243 more words



This young lad turns 8 today.  He is learning to type — called “keyboarding” nowadays.

For a lesson in ancient history, I dug out my Dad’s old typewriter (circa 1950); it’s what I learned to type on.   128 more words


Getting to Know Your Keyboard

We have been talking about keyboarding in Tech Class this week. It’s important for you to get comfortable with the keyboard and the location of letters. 69 more words


Getting started & discovering digital native deficiencies

Starting on the road to becoming a librarian is exciting, but also a bit scary. Will I be able to get a job in this field after I do all of this work? 387 more words

HBEA Keyboarding Contest

The Hawai‘i Business Education Association (HBEA) annual keyboarding contest will be held during the spring semester.  HBEA members are invited to submit their student timed writings from the fall and/or spring semesters. 75 more words


Need of Keyboarding Games for Kids

Often we come across a quote saying that practice makes a man perfect. There is a great truth lying behind this fact. You have to practice a lot to achieve your desired goals. 501 more words

Keyboarding Games

Free Typing Test Website

Anne Chung, an HBEA member, is also a member of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP).  (https://www.iaap-hq.org/)

One of IAAP’s email blasts shared a free typing test resource that some business teachers might find useful. 95 more words