Stories tagged: cursive
Thu., April 27, 2017, 2 p.m.
Musician Tim Kasher brings cinematic elements of new album to the big screen
Cursive and the Good Life frontman Tim Kasher will stop by the Bartlett Friday in support of his new album, “No Resolution.” The album will soundtrack his directorial debut film …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 1:22 p.m.
Flip the script: Cursive sees revival in school instruction
Cursive writing is looping back into style in schools across the country after a generation of students who know only keyboarding, texting and printing out their words longhand.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016
Front Porch: Cursive important for learning, identity
Two recent news items have me thinking once again about the importance of cursive writing.
Tue., Oct. 15, 2013
Spokane Public Schools overhauls reading, writing program
A dip in reading test scores among younger students is driving Spokane Public Schools back to basics. The state’s second-largest school district will begin teaching cursive writing again, for example. …
Wed., Jan. 23, 2013
Lawmaker: Write cursive into Idaho school standards
BOISE – Idaho’s public school students shouldn’t lose the ability to read cursive, warns state Rep. Linden Bateman, R-Idaho Falls, a retired history teacher. “What will that do to historical …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2013, 10:44 a.m.
Idaho Rep: Without cursive, kids, society lose
Idaho’s public school students shouldn’t lose the ability to read cursive, warns Rep. Linden Bateman, R- Idaho Falls, a retired history teacher. “What will that do to historical research?” he …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2012
Beat Connection, Cursive land at A Club this week
A pair of esoteric indie bands are bringing equally obscure brands of pop to A Club this weekend. Tonight’s show with The Beat Connection leans more on dreamy ambience compared …
Sun., April 15, 2012
Lack of emphasis on cursive has many debating
Cursive writing, the elegant hand used to write the Constitution and other historic documents, was also the script most great-grandparents used to record their thoughts. But young people today might …