Upcoming Webinar Handwriting: It’s More Important Than You Might Think! Tuesday October 20, 2015 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM CDT International Dyslexia Association, Upper Midwest Branch 612-486-4242 firstname.lastname@example.org
Published on Oct 23, 2014 In today's technology-driven classrooms, some educators and parents question the relevance of developing young children's handwriting skills. However, research suggests that early, developmentally appropriate exposure to handwriting may impact future academic performance.
During this webinar, Dr. Laura Dinehart from Florida International University:
- discusses the research linking handwriting to improved academic performance, self-efficacy, and self-concept.
- demonstrates how handwriting skills impact reading and math achievement specifically.
- shares strategies that ensure students receive effective handwriting instruction.