The Lost Art Of HandwritingClearly handwriting is less important than ever. A British survey recently found that the average time that an adult last wrote anything at all by hand was 41 days. One in 3 hadn’t written anything for at least six months.
Is Cursive Writing Necessary? Is handwriting still important in this age of computers, texting, and instant communication? Cursive writing, sometimes called script, is not a required subject in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.