Is Cursive Writing Disappearing?

In an article by CBC posted on the Huffington Post website looks at whether or not handwriting is going the way of the dinosaur:

“The practice of students endlessly copying letters and sentences from a chalkboard is a thing of the past. Teaching perfect strokes and proper curves in cursive writing is no longer at the top of a teacher’s lesson plan.

With the advent of new technologies like tablets and smartphones, writing by hand has become something of a nostalgic skill.”

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