Browsealoud - How to use guide Click Here

SEND Local Offer Partnership Newsletter Click Here

Quick SEND Guides Click Here

COVID-19 - Government guidance on face coverings in Education Click Here

COVID-19 - Travel to school government guidance and West Yorkshire response Click Here

Contact Details

Telephone

01557 870967

Website

View Website

Leave a review about this service to help others

Englishtype Limited The Educational Typing Tutors

What does it do?
Touch typing software for primary (Englishtype Junior) and secondary (Englishtype Senior) age pupils. A multi-sensory, coloured coded typing program designed to engage the muscle memory and teach “proper” typing by touch so that the skill is unconscious, reduces visual stress and frees the conscious brain to focus solely on what is being written.

Who is it for?
Can be used in school or at home (or ideally both). It is for Mainstream and SEN individuals including: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dysgraphia, ASD, VI (partial sight required) who have been given a statement recommending touch typing or any child who is struggling with handwriting. Once typing is established as the “normal method of working”, children can use laptops in school and in exams. Touch typing is usually the definition for this.

How do I access it?
Purchased from Englishtype Limited Demo available from Fiona Whitaker, Lead Specialist Teacher, High Incidence Team 0-25 SEND Inclusive Education Service

Rate this page to let us know how we can improve

Share on social media

Print this page

Bradford Local Offer Logo

The Bradford SEND Local Offer is a free and impartial service provided by Bradford Council. The information contained within the website is available for the purposes of identifying services and provision that are available to children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities. This information does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the Bradford Council or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information.

Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as Ofsted or the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with children and young people will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.