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Learn why handwriting is key for raising literate students.

We asked six researchers to share their findings on a variety of topics related to handwriting, including brain scan research suggesting that handwriting is a crucial component in setting up brain systems for reading acquisition; occupational therapy and kinematic issues in handwriting; and speedwriting and note-taking for college and career readiness. 

Please click on the videos below to hear from these esteemed thought leaders.

Tanya Santangelo, Ph.D. Steven Peverly, Ph.D.
Virginia Berninger, Ph.D. Jane Case-Smith, Ed.D.
Gerry Conti, Ph.D. Karin Harman James, Ph.D.