Tag: handwriting

Are iPads Deteriorating Spelling & Handwriting Skills?

According to this article in Waikato Times, parents are noticing that their children’s spelling and handwriting skills have taken a turn for the worse since they began to use tablets in school.  One parent said that her 10 year old daughter’s handwriting has become so bad in just 6 months that she thought it was her 6 year olds writing. ...

Project Learning Curve

Did you know that worldwide, schools are removing handwriting from the classroom? Maybe you did. But did you know that these children could be missing out on the various benefits that handwriting has to offer? ...

The Cleveland Browns’ Secret Weapon for Executing Better Plays

With football season coming into full swing it is a favorite topic of conversation for many. Everyone is busy making their own hypothesis on the outcome of each game and hashing out which players will be on fire and which ones will not live up to their hype. So in the midst of all things football you might imagine my surprise when I happened upon this Wall Street Journal article related to one of...

Love and Paper Go Hand in Hand

It is the middle of summer and love is in full swing. Weddings are abundant and there are new relationships budding everywhere. With all this manifesting around me, I cannot stop myself from thinking about love and all the romantic gestures people make to show it. ...

Make an Impression on National Handwriting Day

Make an Impression on National Handwriting Day Every year on January 23 (John Hancock’s birthday), we have an opportunity to observe National Handwriting Day.  The purpose of this event is to celebrate the art and purpose of handwriting.  John...

Is Handwriting Dead?

Is Handwriting Dead? I have a confession to make: my handwriting is absolutely horrific. Embarrassing, even. I’m not exaggerating when I say it’s sparked laughter along with “you have the handwriting of a doctor”...