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Released: 2009-08-17

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Typing Instructor Platinum Mac by Individual Software, Inc.

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Brand: Individual Softwar..Media: CD-ROMHardware Platform: MacOperating System: Windows 7
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Typing Instructor Platinum is the new typing leader! It is the only brand of typing software that s packed with just the right mixture of education entertainment and motivation so users can improve their typing skills quickly and see immediate results with a best-product guarantee!  Typing Instructor is the NEW typing instruction leader. It is a product deserving of the Educational Design: Learn to type with 20 lesson plans plus customize or make your own plans! Proven educational typing instruction techniques including ergonomics. Hundreds of typing lessons exercises tests and challenges. Standard or split keyboard and keypad. Entertaining Themes & Games: Typing games make learning fun! Over 30 action-packed arcade-style typing game challenges. Multi-level and multi-play games. Treasures of the Sunken City the first ever typing adventure narration game. Typing With Sharks and Ziggy voted best typing games. Motivating Features: Variety of ways to practice typing with games lessons challenges dictation drills and 250+ magazine articles. Results! Immediate feedback on lessons and results by key finger and row. Printable progress charts and graphs. Dynamic Learning identifies weak areas and provides lessons to improve weaknesses. Learn in Spanish or English. System Requirements:Mac System Requirements: PowerPC G4 G5 or Intel Core Duo processor; 800 MHz processor or higher. Mac OS X 10.4 or higher. CD-ROM Drive. 580 MB Hard Drive space. Video card with 32 MB of video RAM. 1024 X 768 resolution. Speakers & mouse. Remended: Inter Connection. Format: MAC 10.4 OR LATER Genre: EDUCATION Age: 018527104934 UPC: 018527104934 Manufacturer No: EMM-M21


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Product Features

  • Typing instruction software improves typing speed and accuracy
  • Visit 36 destinations around the world on 3 unique travel themes
  • Choose from suggested educational typing plans or create your own
  • Lessons, tests, and game challenges motivate typists to improve their typing
  • Multi-level games; 300+ practice articles; progress reports; learn in English or Spanish

Editorial Review

Begin in the World Travel Port
Typists begin their adventure in the World Travel Port.

Typing Instructor Platinum 21 -- The New & Exciting Way to Improve Your Typing!

Whether you want to improve your typing speed and accuracy, are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced typist, Typing Instructor Platinum features award winning typing instruction that is guaranteed to improve your typing! Typists may learn in English or Spanish.

Learn to Type or Improve Your Typing Skills -- Guaranteed!

Typing Instructor Platinum is a highly innovative and powerful program designed to teach young children, teens, and adults to type, and to help typists strengthen and improve their keyboarding skills. Typists may choose from the twenty educational typing plans, tailored for both keyboard and numeric keys and symbols, with or without games - there is even a kids typing plan! In addition, typists can create their own personal lesson plans.

Typing Plan
Reach your words-per-minute goal quickly with the suggested Typing Plan, or create your own personalized plan. View larger.

Exciting Travel Adventures Make Learning to Type Fun!

Typing Instructor Platinum takes typists out of the traditional classroom setting, on a thematic adventure, where they learn to type on a world travel trip, a photo safari, or a time travel trip. Typists begin their trip from the Travel Port, where they travel through several time zones around the world. Lessons, tests, and game challenges motivate typists to improve their typing skills so they can advance in the program, visit unique and exciting places, win game challenges, post high game scores, and collect stamp rewards for their travel passports.

Multi-Play, Multi-Level Games Set a New Standard in Entertainment!

The program's games are not only challenging and fun, but are designed to teach specific typing skills, such as speed, accuracy, rhythm, dexterity, and retention. The program boasts the first narrative adventure typing game, Treasures of the Sunken City.

Proven Typing Techniques Improve Speed & Accuracy

Typing Instructor Platinum is an award-winning product! It is the most complete typing program available, with the perfect compliment of education, entertainment, and motivation, to teach you how to type or quickly improve your typing skills.

Learn in English or Spanish
Learn to type in English or Spanish, with complete instruction in Spanish.
Award-Winning Instruction Featuring 20+ Typing Plans

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced typist, Typing Instructor Platinum has professionally designed lessons to meet your learning needs. Choose from the suggested plan, 20 other typing plans, or design your own personal typing plan with lessons, tests and games from Typing Instructor Platinum, or you can import your own materials - even your own music!

Over 100+ Professional Lessons & Tests Improve Speed & Accuracy Quickly

Quality Lessons and Tests allow you to learn quickly for faster touch-typing and improved accuracy. The use of repetitive key stroking builds correct finger-to-key memory. Step-by-step Lessons and Tests are dynamically built from learned letters and words to build accurate typing skills.

Progress Reports Quickly Identify Your Strengths & Weaknesses

A variety of graphs and charts show your proficiency over time. View results for each finger, row, key, or hand separately. You can even view your personal results for all typing activities. No typing product maintains your information so completely.

Dynamic Learning Feature Helps you Improve Weak Areas

Typing Instructor Platinum's Dynamic Learning feature evaluates your Typing Results to determine weak typing skill areas. Once identified, Typing Instructor automatically creates specific lessons for you, to improve your weak areas. You will improve quickly by focusing on the areas that need the most improvement.

An Exciting Typing Adventure Makes Learning Fun

Learn to type the new and exciting way with Typing Instructor Platinum. Visit 36 destinations around the world on 3 unique travel themes. Take a break from your trip anytime and visit the Practice area where you can play challenging multi-level, multi-play games in the arcade, practice typing magazine articles and literature, practice dictation, or design and practice personal lessons.

Arcade offers fun, multi-level games
Visit the Arcade anytime to play fun, challenging multi-level games.
Multi-Play Games Set a New Standard in Entertainment!

Fun, challenging, entertaining games offer multiple ways to play games for typists of all levels. Choose the time length, the words-per-minute, the level of difficulty, and, in some games, an opponent! Typing Instructor Platinum has over 30+ game challenges.

Multi-Level Games Offer Excitement & Challenge

Type the words on each pillar of the pyramid to change it to a new color before the enemies ruin your plans in Ziggy. Use your retention and typing skills to find gold and jewels in Treasures of the Sunken City. Beware of giant sea creatures in Typing with Sharks. All of Typing Instructor Platinum's games have multiple levels of play to keep typing challenges fun and motivating.

Rewarding Experiences Motivate You to Keep Practicing

Typing Instructor Platinum measures your progress and provides the incentives you need to improve your skills. You are rewarded as you advance to each new level. Entertaining travel themes, passport stamps and safari photo souvenirs, progress charts and graphs, and exciting, multi-level typing games, motivate you to meet your typing goals quickly and proficiently.

Use your keyboarding skills
Use your keyboarding skills to clear all of the words from the pyramid pillars while avoiding the bad guys.
Travel Destinations Provide a Fun Filled Adventure

Collect visas, time stamps, and photos in your Typing Passport as you travel to 36 different destinations around the world and through time.

Magazine Articles Keep Your Typing Skills Sharp

Learn and improve while you practice your typing skills. Choose your practice material from exciting articles on subjects such as sports, entertainment, medicine and classic literature.

Features of Typing Instructor Platinum

Typing Plans
  • Exclusive! Learn in English or Spanish!
  • Exclusive! Choose from 20+ typing plans!
  • Exclusive!! Suggested next step plans for faster learning
  • Exclusive! Dynamic learning plans
  • Exclusive! Create your own typing plan!
  • Exclusive! Dynamic Learning
  • Structured touch-typing content
  • 3D guide hands for all keyboards
  • 3D guide hands turn on or off
  • Exclusive! Create your own tests
  • Exclusive!! Dynamically built tests
  • Timed tests and advancement level tests
Progress & Results
  • Exclusive! Instantly tracks results!
  • Exclusive! More reports on results than any typing program!
  • Exclusive! Pass tests and get rewards
  • Certificates of Achievement
  • Feedback on WPM and accuracy
  • Reports by key, finger, hand, and row
  • Results by bar, line and stacked graphs
Practice Activities
  • Exclusive! Practice how to type & ergonomics
  • Exclusive! Special skill content and development for intermediate and advanced typists
  • 300+ interesting practice articles
  • Wide variety of dictation materials
  • Practice games in the Arcade
Motivational Features
  • Exclusive! Three exciting travel themes
  • Exclusive! Visit 36 unique travel destinations
  • 60+ choices of music games & entertainment
  • Exclusive! 30+ game challenges
  • Exclusive! Multi-play games! Play games the way you want!
  • Exclusive! Multi-level games! More challenges as you advance
  • Exclusive! Ziggy--The #1 typing game!
  • Exclusive! Treasures of the Sunken City--the first and only typing adventure game
  • Exclusive! Create your own lessons, tests & typing plans!
  • Exclusive! Import your own practice materials and magazine articles
  • Add your favorite music!

More Details

Publisher: Individual Softwar..Category: TypingBinding: CD-ROMLanguage: English


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