In Keys for Success children learn the proper ergonomics, posture, and technique needed for keyboarding. Classes emphasize the use of home row keys and proper finger placement on the keyboard through practice drills. Sessions incorporate meaningful typing practice to build accuracy and speed.
Keys for Success is designed for children entering third through sixth grade who have not yet learned touch typing, or from children who need to improve speed and accuracy. Small group instruction is led by a pediatric occupational therapist.
Classes meet for one hour, four times a week, for a total of eight classes per session. * Children must bring a laptop
Session 1: June 4- June 15 $225
Session 2: June 18- June 28 $225
Session 3: July 2- July 12 $195 *No classes July 4
Session 4: July 16- July 26 $225
Session 5: July 30- August 9 $225
* Child must bring a laptop
*Class fee covers the cost of a one year license for a web-based typing program, which allows the opportunity to individualize a child's specific typing needs.
Please contact Rachel Balfantz at (504) 866-6990 to register.