Tag: handwriting

Ritalin and Ocular Motilities

  The following article is important for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that is supports a critical role for visual function in reading and learning disorders. The article clearly supports the use of MPH (methylphenidate,…

The Value of Cursive

  Occasionally, you will hear a report in the news about the value of cursive writing, and whether writing should be taught in schools. Here’s one example: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/story/2010/08/11/calgary-alberta-handwriting-cursive-skill-education.html From the article “Cursive writing is still a mandatory part of the…

Handwriting Benefits

  The many health perks of good handwriting Not only does it help the brain develop, it can also improve grades and confidence By┬áJulie Deardorff, Tribune Newspapers 3:23 p.m. CDT, June 15, 2011 Children are texting, tapping and typing on…