Typing is a touchy subject

25th August 2006 at 01:00
Every time I sit down at my computer to type, I curse the fact that I never learned to touch type years ago. Why we are not teaching children to type in primary school?

One obvious reason is that few primary teachers can touch type themselves. I am concerned that other people don't seem to be concerned about this. I wonder what your readers think?

Dr Joan Dean

(Former chief inspector for Surrey), Lakeside House

70A Waterloo Road


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