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The Writing's On The Wall For Cursive — Unless Lawmakers Can Save It

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The Common Core State Standards have ended lessons in cursive writing, but lawmakers in some states are trying to change that. Blake Farmer of WPLN reports on an effort in Tennessee to revive cursive.
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