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The Writing's On The Wall For Cursive — Unless Lawmakers Can Save It

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Loops And Swirls: You might have the best cursive handwriting in the land, but your kids probably don't. Does learning to write in cursive help kids' brains grow? Richard Goerg/iStockphoto hide caption

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Does The Fight For A Cursive Comeback Miss The Point?

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At the Lenox Academy in Brooklyn, N.Y., educators try to teach kids to see struggle as a normal part of learning. Tovia Smith/NPR hide caption

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Does Teaching Kids To Get 'Gritty' Help Them Get Ahead?

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