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.