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All About Handwriting

January 2014

Common Core Standards and Uncommon Cursive


Today is National Handwriting Day.  My article,Common Core Standards and Uncommon Cursivewas recently published and is available on the internet.  I hope you will read it and let me know your thoughts on the subject.

Are you aware of the fact that writing in cursive and typing on a keyboard create different neuropathways in the brain? Studies are indicating that learning to write in cursive has a strong effect on the learning process, especially in areas of reading and memorization.

The need to learn keyboarding skills is obvious.