Why Cursive Is So Good For Your Brain

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Cognitive development is promoted by learning cursive because it teaches the brain functional specialization.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. Cursive plays an important role in developing kids' cognitive skills. 00:38

  2. Writing in print is better for the brain than typing. 01:41

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