N.C. teachers get creative to integrate cursive in curriculum

03/19/2013 | Star-News (Wilmington, N.C.)

A new "back to basics" curriculum being proposed in North Carolina would require elementary-school students to learn cursive. In some parts of the state, teachers say cursive is included in everyday lessons. In one classroom, students practice their cursive by writing quotes from historical figures, along with a paragraph explaining the meaning of the quote. The lesson culminates with students exchanging papers and reading each other's cursive writing.

View Full Article in:

Star-News (Wilmington, N.C.)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Tapestry Public Charter School
Atlanta, GA