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As a nation, we place great emphasis on the importance of reading and writing. Yet, when it comes to literacy, handwriting often is left out of the conversation. Researchers have highlighted the relationship between handwriting and composition skills. They are supporting what elementary educators see on a daily basis: good handwriting habits foster student success. Children need explicit instruction to achieve legible and fluent handwriting.



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For Administrators

Why HWT is the best choice


For Teachers

Flexible, easy-to-teach program


For Therapists

A multisensory developmental approach



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Core State Standards →

Handwriting & Keyboarding: Standards
for the Production and Presentation
of Writing