Is Cursive Writing Dead?

Most boys at St. George’s learned how to write in cursive, beginning in Grade 3.  However, not too many adults continue to use cursive.  Mr. Hanninen sent Mr. Weber and Ms. Walker a really interesting article from a blog called Mind/Shift that discusses why cursive should or should not continue to be taught in elementary school.  Some people believe that it promotes skills like patience, perseverance, and diligence, while others think that it’s a waste of time.

Click here, or on the picture below to read this intriguing article!



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