Debate continues whether to require cursive in school curriculms

November 24, 2012 | 6:22 p.m. CST
Zoe White practices writing in cursive at St. Mark’s Lutheran School in Hacienda Heights, Calif. Bucking a growing trend of eliminating cursive from elementary school curriculums or making it optional, California is among the states keeping longhand as a third-grade staple.

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