Although penmanship is laborious, I believe in it! Lars was never taught it in school, so we are catching up through the first grade program through Rod & Staff. I wish I would have started this when he was five or six. I like the simplicity of it and how cheap it is! Good teachers guide too. The following is a great article in the Washington Post about such, the findings quite revealing: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/10/10/AR2006101001475_pf.html Some day I’ll learn how to embed links.
How about you, do you think handwriting is still all that important?