IMPORTANCE OF HANDWRITING
Good handwriting is a habit for which seeds of its intentions sown as early as when a child attempts to hold a pencil.Good handwriting and its practice, implementation in the classrooms are gradually losing its academic importance.
Copy writing books recommended according to grades in schools no longer practiced by teachers. Jotting down in notebooks with facts and information,taking the dictated notes allotted by the teachers are fast disappearing as significant learning tools from the classrooms.
Teachers are not given any refresher training to upgrade their understanding of the writing skills. Therefore, they aren’t ready in a position to give guidance and instruction related to handwriting culture to the children.
Writing by hand has a beneficial correlation to the healthiness of the brain functioning. Writing by hand engages both body and mind, and thus we have to see writing as a disciplined worthy activity. A practical, disciplined focus on maintaining neat well-formed handwriting helps align the mind and body that has multiple advantages. It helps the child building up both the academic performance and esteemed personality. Parent shave to discern the clear advantages of better handwriting skills.
We see bad handwriting linked to low confidence levels, less academic focus and lack of interest in accomplishing anything well.Children with poor handwriting will find hard to proofread their written notes. And during the examinations, this situation causes to score poorly in examinations. Good handwriting leads to better grades. It is a natural tendency for the examiners to form an initial impression by examining the handwriting first and content next.
In classrooms, handwriting is crucial for writing notes; jotting down important aspects clarified by class teachers. Taking notes by hand in legible, well-formed handwriting improves attention,comprehension, and classroom ranks.
A good handwriting skill helps the students in their job opportunities.Good writing skill speaks about the personality of an individual and makes it more noticeable to a prospective employer. It assures the employer indirectly to decipher the personality traits by one look at a handwritten resume.
If Parents wish the child to succeed it’s advised to keep a tag on how he is maintaining his handwriting well into his adulthood.
Good handwriting is one skill that assures achievement in whatever efforts one invests and also invites discipline and self-assurance in life.