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Should cursive writing be required in schools?

Only three state have made cursive a part of the core curriculum requirements while 45 states require proficiency in computer keyboarding at the elementry level. Some states have made cursive optional.

Has our society advanced to the point of where handwriting has become unnecessary.

What impacts can you see on not being able to write in cursive. Could printing be just as acceptable?

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  • Nov 29 2012: Handwriting is very needed in yourworld cursive is just a fansier form of our basic alphabet. I feel that its up to the school boards to determine wether we need it or we don't need it in the schools.

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