Get the most out of the Teacher Learning Community. Sign in now. Not a member? Click here to get started for free!

Is Cursive Handwriting Important? Yes!

Preview Preview Preview Preview Preview
Buy Now


Which of these strategies, writing by hand or typing, is the most efficient for optimal learning in the classroom? Join Michelle Dragalin as she shares the benefits of teaching cursive handwriting in the age of keyboards and mobile devices. You will also discover how the practice of writing in cursive has numerous physical, social, and practical benefits for students.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Tuesday, December 14, 2021 @ 2:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Early Learners, Learning Theories & Strategies, Reading & Writing
Tags: cursive, handwriting, learning strategies, writing

Reviews (32)

Full Member
I agreed before watching this that cursive was important, now I can back it up with facts! :)
Basic Member
Great info on how to help my student with learning cursive! Thanks!
Full Member
Love this! Thank you!
Full Member
Great information about the importance of cursive not just as a form of writing but as a means of keeping the children brain active.
Full Member
great webinar
great webinar
Great information presented.
Full Member
I found this very helpful.
Great Webonar
Great reasons, especially to express to parents why I teach cursive
more reviews ...