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KAZ Mainstream and SEN Dyslexia Typing Tutor

KAZ Type Limited

Give your students a head start with KAZ’s Mainstream and SEN / Dyslexia touch typing software.

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PCMacTabletInternet-based
Environment
ClassroomHomeOffice/admin
Membership type
BESA

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KAZ Mainstream and SEN/Dyslexia Typing Software

KAZ’s inclusive mainstream and SEN/dyslexia typing software offers a simple and effective way of teaching students of all abilities how to touch type.

It is easy to use, lighted hearted and engaging and suitable for ages 6+ (primary, secondary and further education).

The program uses a multi-sensory approach throughout, engaging the major senses of sight, sound and touch simultaneously, radically enhancing memory retention and recall – which is why it is so effective.

Make it Fast – Using a unique and proven ‘Accelerated Learning’ teaching method incorporating ‘brain balance,’ it trains the fingers of both hands to work symmetrically and simultaneously, without the student even realising it. No other typing tutor works in this way.

The program is designed to be used independently, with minimum teacher intervention and consists of five modules which can be fitted in and around a busy school curriculum.

Make it Inclusive – The SEN/Dyslexia edition was developed with advice and guidance from the Dyslexia Research Trust and is suitable for students with one or a combination of some of the following neurological differences: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD, ASD, Tourette’s, amongst others. It teaches typing skills whilst minimising visual disturbances by means of a unique ‘Preference Screen’ – tailor making the course to each student for maximum visibility comfort.

Make it Easy for Teachers – The program includes an easy to use teacher’s admin panel, offering sample lesson plans, quick start guides, the ability to upload students individually or into groups and monitor their progress in real time (module, speed and accuracy).

Make it Accessible over platforms – The product is available as an annual online license (which can be accessed from both school and home), as a download for workstations or via SCORM 1.2 for integration within school’s LMS.

Make it City & Guilds Assured – We also offer a City & Guilds Assured edition for students aged 15+. This edition includes an extra module comprising a multiple choice paper and typing test. On successfully completion, candidates will receive a digital certificate and badge to showcase on their social media profiles, CVs and job application forms.

The KAZ program has proved so successful that it was nominated as a Bett Awards 2019 finalist.

  • KAZ's neurodiverse typing software was shortlisted as a bett award finalist 2019
  • City & Guilds Assured status is only awarded to courses that meet the strict guidelines set out by City & Guilds. This edition validates and assures the course and all candidates are awarded a digital certificate and badge, on successful completion, to showcase on social media, CVs and job applications.
  • Our FE / HE learning course has been CPD accredited by the CPD standards office.
Costs
£250 per annum

Primary and Secondary Schools (all prices exclude VAT)

5 users – £75

10 users – £100

25 users – £150

50 users – £210

100 users- £250

250 users – £375

500 users – 500

whole school roll (1000 students) – £640

Trial Options
14 days

Please request our 14 day free trial and contact us should you wish to extend.

Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools response to trialling KAZ’s new typing software

Case Study

Simon Luxford-Moore, principal teacher and e-learning co-ordinator at ESMS in Scotland says, “KAZ stands apart from other touch typing programs.”

Taylor’s International School demonstrates KAZ’s typing software in the ‘live classroom’ at Bett Asia

Case Study

Mr. Iain Stevens, Head of Curriculum Support at Taylor’s International School. KL. said, “The product does exactly what it says on the box”.

Willow Brook Primary School Academy use KAZ’s Mainstream and SEN / Dyslexia typing software as part of their computing curriculum

Case Study

“In today’s world of technology, the life skill of touch typing is a crucial 21st century skill”, says Alan Tsui, Academic Enrichment Leader

Dublin Oak Academy use KAZ’s Mainstream and SEN / Dyslexia typing software

Case Study

Principal Robert Pattison remarked, “It was a remarkably effective solution. The boys learnt the basics in hours.”

QDo you have different versions available?
AYes, we have a Primary/Secondary schools edition for age 6-16, a FE/HE edition for ages 16+ and a City & Guilds Assured edition for 15+
QDoes the edition include both mainstream and SEN dyslexia?
AYes, for the Primary / Secondary schools edition, it is for the teacher to assign the license. All HE /FE licenses default to the inclusive edition.

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