Classes — online touch typing tool for teachers

Do you want to teach students to touch type and track their progress? Create a class for your typing course on Ratatype — it’s easy to use and completely free! Detailed online touch typing lessons will help your students to remember where the keys are on the keyboard forever. Create a typing class

Why teachers should choose Ratatype

Create accounts for all of your students at once

Easily and simply create accounts for all of your students to practice in online typing classes.

Easy students’ account management

With the touch typing tool for students, you will be able to change names, emails, and even passwords. And also introduce certain restrictions.

Google Classroom Sync

Fast import classes and student lists, manage them through Google Classroom.

You can keep track of student learning statistics

Online classes for touch typing training help you to save time with convenient management.

You can create an unlimited number of classes

Do you have many classes? Create a typing class for each of them.

It's free!

Yes, online typing classes for students are free, and everything else too, with no restrictions :)

Learning is like a game

Kids will have fun with interactive lessons and the game mode. Learning to type faster in online classes for students will be like a real game.

Your students can take a typing speed test

Online touch typing training for students in classes helps them to increase typing speed. You can check how many words per minute they type during any phase of the training.

Multilingual lessons

Lessons and instruction for learning touch typing are available not only in English but also in Spanish, French, and other languages. Students can use keyboard fast typing training in online typing class to exercise their language skills.

100% online

Online access to the typing speed tool for students allows them and you to log in to the typing tutor from school or home. Access to typing class reports anywhere you have an Internet connection.

It is easy as 1-2-3

The simple interface of the typing tutor will work well for both adults and kids.

Frequent questions from teachers

  • How to create a group typing class?

It's very easy, you just need to register on Ratatype and fill out the form:

  • Do you want to teach students to touch type and track their progress? It's better to create a class.
  • If you want to learn touch typing with your friends, it's better to create a group.

  • How to add new students?

You can add new students on the class page. There are 3 ways to do this on Ratatype:

  1. Import classes and students from Google Classroom.
    • To do this, log in, go to your group's page and click the "Sync with Classroom" button.
  2. One by one in the site interface.
    • Fill in the name and email on the class page, and a new student will appear in your class!
  3. Upload the list of students from the table.
    • This method may seem a little more complicated, but this way you can add an entire class in an instant. Just prepare a list of names and emails and upload it on the class page.

  • How to invite students into the class if they have accounts on Ratatype?

You can ask students to join the class by the link. This option is for students who can register by themselves or already have a Ratatype account.

You can copy the link on your class page:

If your students haven't had accounts, you can create them on the class page. Learn more about classes.

  • How to pass passwords to students?

If you did not specify a password when create the student account, then it was generated automatically. It can always be found in the list of your students, which can be downloaded at the bottom of the class page:

If the password is not displayed in the list, you can set a new one in the student's account editor:

  • What is a class and how it differs from the group?

A group on Ratatype is a great way to learn touch typing together with friends or classmates. Knowing students' typing speed or the number of learned lessons isn't enough for teachers to effectively teach students. The teacher gets many convenient features with classes:

  • Create accounts instead of students.
  • See more detailed learning progress.
  • Editing of student's name, email, or photo.
  • Password recovery for a student.

Create a class to teach touch typing for your students. 

  • Can keyboard typing groups be used for adults?

Yes, of course! It's always interesting to compete, and not just with yourself. Your friends or colleagues will be able to support your typing training and compete in typing speed.

The groups will also come in handy for a CEO or HR manager.

  • Create a corporate group for your company. Find out the typing speed of employees. Set a prize and run a competition.
  • The typing speed increases will help improve employee productivity. And after the course on Ratatype, everyone will definitely start typing faster ;)