The Canberra Times
Sunday, 3 December 2023

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.