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Is Handwriting Like Film Cameras--Our Mother's Generation?

Studies show one in three children struggle with handwriting. I’d guess more, seeing it first hand as a teacher. Sound bad? Consider another study shows that one in five parents say they last penned a letter more than a year ago.

 

Let’s look at the facts. Students handwrite badly, and don’t use it much when they grow up (think about yourself. How often do you write a long hand letter?). Really, why is handwriting important in this day of keyboards, PDAs, smart phones,…

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Added by Jacqui Murray on April 25, 2011 at 10:56pm — No Comments

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