Literature

Making the Case for Cursive Writing

Pupils practice cursive writing on Oct. 15, 2013 at Triadelphia Ridge Elementary School in Ellicott City, Maryland.  (Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)
Pupils practice cursive writing on Oct. 15, 2013 at Triadelphia Ridge Elementary School in Ellicott City, Maryland. (Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Cursive writing has come under attack in recent years for being old-fashioned, irrelevant, and unnecessary. Many schools have dropped it from their curriculum, choosing instead...




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