Finding a cure for Poor Penmanship:   Newspaper Article from TheJC.com

Finding a cure for Poor Penmanship: Newspaper Article from TheJC.com

Sunday 21 February, 2016 THE JEWISH CHRONICLE ONLINE   Finding a cure for Poor Penmanship By Nadine Wojakovski, February 18, 2016 After teacher Lee Dein had seen hundreds of children of all ages struggle to write legibly, she felt compelled to seek a...
Abolish the Entry Stroke! (‘Continuous cursive’/’lead-in’)

Abolish the Entry Stroke! (‘Continuous cursive’/’lead-in’)

What is an entry stroke? The skill of handwriting is a difficult process and I believe that the ‘entry stroke’ is unnecessary,  arduous to form and should be abolished! An entry stroke has many other names; It is also known as a ‘lead- in’, ‘initial...
The 7 crucial factors on how to improve handwriting

The 7 crucial factors on how to improve handwriting

People often ask me whether I am able to improve handwriting. The simple is yes- with the help of a few key ingredients, Having great handwriting is essential for so many reasons, whether it’s a matter of self-esteem and confidence, or simply scoring a high mark in...
Good handwriting is crucial to exam success.

Good handwriting is crucial to exam success.

Good handwriting should be a component of school education. Currently, there is a clash between dependence on technology for assignments, and the requirement to write by hand in exams. We must always bear in mind that good handwriting is crucial to exam success. When...
Improve letter formation – the first crucial factor

Improve letter formation – the first crucial factor

 Improve Letter Formation by using a triangular pencil. If you want to improve letter formation the first requirement is a triangular-shaped pencil. A pencil is not just a pencil. It’s a writing tool that can make it harder or easier to write. When you...