Teaching.com and URLimitless Education announced a partnership in which the San Juan, PR-based company will be the official provider of URLimitless’ STEAM University™ Master Typing™ offering, beginning on February 19, 2021.
Through its flagship, multi-lingual product, Typing.com, students build fundamental digital skills through extensive keyboard lessons. Also, Typing.com enhances children’s digital literacy, providing them with essential career and life skills.
“We’re changing online education by building exciting products that equip students and teachers with the tools to succeed in the classroom and beyond”, said Austin Butler, Teaching.com’s CEO. “With over 75 million students and over 1.7 million educators using our products in their classrooms and home, we are proud to continue providing the best educational experience possible. We are also proud to join in support of URLimitless’ fundraising efforts through St. Jude’s Research Hospital’s Inspiration4 mission. Pediatric cancer research is a cause near and dear to my heart.”
“We are excited to announce our new partnership with Teaching.com,” said URLimitless Education’s Executive Chairman, Ruben Salinas. “To be successful, children need to master keyboarding. Typing is no longer enough. Developing the fundamental skill of keyboarding in our ever-expanding digital world is a critical success factor. There is simply no other offering in the market that comes close to Teaching.com’s typing product. We are excited to offer it to our customers as part of our STEAM University curriculum.”
Teaching.com, one of the world’s most recognized makers of educational products, impacts online education by building exciting products that equip more than 75 million students and over 1.7 million educators worldwide with the tools they need to succeed in the classroom and beyond. Recognized by ISTE and aligned with the US Common Core—educators rely on Teaching.com’s products to make learning vital 21st-century skills fun and effective. Comprehensive curricula include keyboarding, digital literacy, coding, and a variety of compelling games for all ages. Access is available globally in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
About URLimitless Education, Inc.
URLimitless Education’s mission is to inspire children to innovate and solve real-world problems using STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) principles. The company was established in 2021 as a benefit corporation. Its monthly STEAM Crate kit projects provide children with a hands-on experience to build an intense intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and technical skill. The company’s STEAM™ University offers virtual tools to ignite children’s natural curiosity and enable learning through fun and play.