The art of writing by hand

pinewoods montessori student in hillsborough, nc practicing handwritingWhen was the last time you wrote anything out by hand? It’s a dying art. These days, young children are more likely to learn to use iPads before they can write letters. But as many public schools do away with cursive writing altogether, and keyboards become our main method of creating the written word, it’s still important for young children to see their models — you grownups around them — doing something they themselves are just trying to learn: write by hand. Continue reading The art of writing by hand