Typing/Keyboarding Class


Learn how to type on a computer keyboard using the touch system. Teaching kids to "touch" type is a great skill to have early on and will save a tremendous amount of time later. One of the most important reasons to get kids typing is it helps get to the thinking faster. In academic terms this is called "cognitive automaticity". With typing we are freed from the slowness of handwriting, finally allowing us to get our ideas down at the speed of thought. Come learn the correct keyboarding techniques and race your friends to see who finishes first. Typing can be fun! In today's Technology world, keyboarding and typing has become a necessary skill. Get a jump start on your future, sign up today!

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Instructor

Laura Beuning


Instructor is Laura Beuning, our very own computer tech support person at Century Middle School. Laura has had the joy of working with CMS students for over 10 years. Laura has a BA in math from Gustavus Adolphus College and has been teaching adults and students technology skills for over 30 years. She enjoys Lakeville sports & activities, reading, and puzzles of all kinds.

Betsey Hoeft


This is Betsey's second year working for the Lakeville school district.  Betsey earned a Bachelors degree in Biology from Winona State University and has a Certificate in Web Development from St. Paul College. In addition to providing tech support at Century Middle School, she teaches for Community Ed. She teaches Keyboarding after school and is the site leader for the ACE after school homework program. Betsey enjoys spending her free time with her two dogs and working on the "fixer-upper" her and her husband bought in Lakeville. 

Nancy Kunkel


Instructor Nancy Kunkel is enjoying her eighth year at Kenwood Trail Middle School as a Paraprofessional. She loves working with middle school students in many different capacities including tutoring and coaching soccer. Nancy holds a Business Education degree and has taught Keyboarding and Computer Applications. Along with her educational background she has also worked in Human Resources. She loves spending time with her family, being outdoors walking, biking, hiking, or cross-country skiing. She also enjoys photography, reading and gardening.

Jo Olsen


Instructor is Jo Olsen. Jo has been a Paraprofessional for 19 yrs. The first 14 years were in the Burnsville district at Wm. Byrne Elementary. The move to McGuire Middle School in Lakeville has been seamless. Jo really enjoys working with middle school students and forming relationships. This will be her second year of teaching typing.

She attended both UMD and Anoka Technical School and was a Certified Respiratory Technician for 5 years before she was married. Together their two grown daughters and sons in law have 4 beautiful granddaughters all under the age of 3. Jo loves to get together with her family and friends, spend time at the cabin, read and shop in her spare time.

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  Betsey Hoeft , Laura Beuning


Century Middle School : Computer Lab 230-1
Mon/Wed, Oct 22 - Dec 5
2:15 - 3:00 PM

  No Class Nov 5 & Nov 21


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Grades   6th - 8th

Full - waiting list


Price: $ 65 00
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  Jo Olsen


McGuire Middle School : Computer Lab 209
Mon/Wed, Oct 22 - Dec 5
2:50 - 3:30 PM

  No Class Nov 5 & Nov 21


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Grades   6th - 8th

Price: $ 65 00
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  Nancy Kunkel


Kenwood Trail Middle School : 215 Lab
Tue/Thu, Oct 23 - Dec 6
2:15 - 3:00 PM

  No Class Nov 20 & Nov 22


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Grades   6th - 8th

Price: $ 65 00