Cambrian: Opinion

June 26, 2014

Keep teaching cursive writing, for it strengthens minds

I read some things recently that re-affirmed my suspicions about losing lessons on handwriting in school. My mother used to pride herself on her skills (she still had her penmanship awards from grammar school in the 1920s!), taking great care in her signature up until her dying day. How appalled she would be to know schools are dropping cursive from the curriculum altogether.

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