# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Office Specialist I--Preparation Task 2040188499

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Improve keyboarding techniques.

Definition

Improvement should include techniques such as
  • positioning the body
  • positioning the feet
  • using wrist and finger position
  • keyboarding by touch and without pauses
  • spacing quickly
  • using shift keys
  • using the mouse
  • keeping fingers curved and upright over keys
  • keeping eyes on copy
  • entering data by touch at a progressive speed and with progressive accuracy.

Other Related Standards

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

Business Skills and Knowledge

 

Computer Applications

 

Database Design & Applications

 

Spreadsheet Applications

 

Word Processing

 

Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources

[2.004] Microsoft Digital Literacy: First Course—Lesson 3

NBEA Achievement Standards for Information Technology

Develop proper input techniques (e.g., keyboarding, 10-key touch pad, scanning, speech recognition, handtyping, digital inking, digital cameras, student response systems, and the use of a touch screen, mouse or stylus).