The Importance of Handwriting
The ScienceTimes (NY Times) yesterday had an article about the effects on memory and learning that handwriting has on brain development, and what is getting lost as handwriting is being replaced by keyboards. The findings are eye-opening and this article is a must read for any parent or teacher working with children.
Here is the link to the article: What’s Lost As Handwriting Fades
Most Montessori programs include handwriting, which is a good thing for our children.