Could handwriting be going the way of typewriters?

By Matthew Raggatt
Updated April 24 2018 - 9:02pm, first published December 12 2015 - 5:31pm

Will handwriting go the way of the typewriter? A majority of surveyed Australian parents believe handwriting will be a lost art in 20 years' time, even though 84 per cent say it is an essential tool for learning and reading skills.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.


(min cost $0)

or signup to continue reading

See subscription options

Get the latest Canberra news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.