#<p><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-10580" alt="Pieter_Claeszoon_-_Still_Life_with_a_Skull_and_a_Writing_Quill" src="http://channeleye.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Pieter_Claeszoon_-_Still_Life_with_a_Skull_and_a_Writing_Quill-360x240.jpg" width="360" height="240" />The home of Nokia, Finland has decided to give up teaching handwriting, in favour of typing courses.</p>
<p>The Savon Sanomat newspaper reports that from autumn 2016 cursive handwriting will no longer be a compulsory part of the school curriculum. Instead the schools will teach keyboard skills and “texting”. <a href="http://channeleye.co.uk/finland-gives-up-on-handwriting/" class="read_more">more&#187;</a></p><div class="feedflare">
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