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A cursive word

A couple weeks ago, the Louisiana state senate voted to require schools to teach third graders cursive writing. Although the mandate has to clear more hurdles before it becomes the law of Louisiana, its very existence probably delights the vocal cursive-writing lobby. 425 more words

Humor

Cursive Still Matters

Abstract

      The purpose of this research paper is to explain why cursive writing would still matter in this advanced world. The information for this paper was collected by many articles. 1,060 more words

Death of Cursive

I was sitting with another parent while watching our boys at lacrosse practice and we started talking about what’s (not) being taught in schools. Now, our boys go to public schools and I support public education. 222 more words

#cursive Writing

A Lost Art

“Sending a handwritten letter is becoming an anomaly. It’s disappearing. My mom is the only one who still writes me letters. And there’s something visceral about opening a letter – I see her on the page. 484 more words

Newspaper Column

#627 Muggie Maggie by Beverly Cleary

Muggie Maggie by Beverly Cleary

Maggie is in school and her teacher says it’s going to be a good school day, but they’re learning to write cursive at school at Maggie doesn’t like it. 724 more words

Fiction

One Mail Date You Can't Miss

Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us. You need to prepare.  But just yesterday, in an important and related circumstance, our world was jiggled.

The news is that the State of Washington is considering a… 459 more words

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