Welcome to Typing Agent 5.0!
Thank you for trusting us as your choice for keyboarding and technology software.
Before you can start using your Typing Agent 5.0 account to its full potential, be sure you know what type of account you have so you follow the right steps to set up your data. Which type of account are you using - a district-based account OR a standalone single school account?
A District Administrator account means that you manage Typing Agent for all the schools in your district.
A Standalone Single School Administrator account means that you are in charge of ONE single school, with or without multiple classes.
*Note: If you are a homeschool parent, you will follow the instructions of a Standalone Single School Administrator.
Once you've determined your account type, follow its corresponding instructions below. Each step has a blue button you can click for more in-depth instructions on each type of data you'll add. If you find yourself needing any help, feel free to reach out to our support team via the in-app chat, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at (425) 880-2500.
- Adding Schools
As in reality, we start with the place so you begin by adding your schools before doing anything else.
2. Adding Classes
After you've added your schools, you'll need to add classrooms within those schools.
3. Adding Staff
When you've added your schools and classrooms, now you may add your school staff. There are two primary roles of staff in Typing Agent: School administrator and Teacher. The school administrator will manage all classrooms within his or her school while the teacher will manage only the classroom(s) to which they are assigned. It may be helpful to refer to our Role Overview guide if you require more information on these two types of staff.
4. Adding Students
Now that you've established your schools, classrooms and staff, now it's time to add in your students. There are multiple methods of doing this, as listed in the instructions below.
Standalone Single School Administrator (Or Homeschool Parent)
- Adding Classes
Before uploading staff or students, the first thing you will need to do will be to add the individual classrooms within your school.
2. Adding Staff
When you've added your classrooms classrooms, now you may add your school staff. Note that there are two primary roles of staff in Typing Agent: A teacher and a school administrator. A teacher will manage only his or her classrooms, and a school administrator will manage all classrooms within your school It may be helpful to refer to our Role Overview guide if you require more information on these two types of staff.
4. Adding Students
Now that you've established your classrooms and staff, now it's time to add in your students. There are multiple methods of doing this, as listed in the instructions below.