NH Fourth-Grader Wins National Cursive AwardDerric Palmer, from Barka Elementary School in Derry, is one of five boys his age across the country to win the national Cursive Is Cool Contest.
Bill Would Require Teaching Of Cursive, Multiplication TableThe bill is aimed at making sure schools maintain those skills as schools adopt new standards and incorporate more technology in the classroom.
Mass. Among States To Still Require Cursive In SchoolsSome states, including Massachusetts, have added a cursive requirement to the national curriculum standards. Most others have left it as optional for school districts.