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As Handwriting Fades, What Else Gets Lost?

Jun 5, 2014

LOSS OF THE WRITTEN WORD: Is handwriting a dying art? The NYTimes recently asked whether technology may be the culprit. Common Core seems to have picked a side: the standards call for teaching legible writing only in kindergarten and first grade. Looks like our pencil just ran for cover.

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As Handwriting Fades, What Else Gets Lost?

Jun 5, 2014

LOSS OF THE WRITTEN WORD: Is handwriting a dying art? The NYTimes recently asked whether technology may be the culprit. Common Core seems to have picked a side: the standards call for teaching legible writing only in kindergarten and first grade. Looks like our pencil just ran for cover.

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