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  • Cursive Writing Is a Fading Skill — Does It Matter?
    By on September 20, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    antdude sends along an AP piece on the decline of the teaching of cursive writing in schools — ramifications of which we’ve discussed a few times before. “The decline of cursive is happening as students are doing more and more work on computers, including writing. In 2011, the writing test of the National Assessment of Educational Progress will require 8th and 11th graders to compose on computers, with 4th graders following in 2019. … Handwriting (more…)