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How to Choose a Cursive Handwriting Program

Step 1. Look at the end result.

  • Ask to see handwriting samples from students who have used the program. 

Step 2. Evaluate the alphabet style.

  • Is it age appropriate?
  • Is it a practical script that is legible?
  • Is it a fluid style that allows the student to write with speed?

Step 3. Determine the starting age.

  • Does the program start cursive at an appropriate age?
  • Does it take 3 years just to teach printing?
  • How many students continue to write in cursive at the end of the program?

Step 4. Analyze the workbooks.

  • Are they easy to use and enjoyable for the student?
  • Is there a Teaching Guide included?
  • What extra materials are required?

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