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NC Legislature OKs Requiring Cursive, Times Tables

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina legislators say they want public schools to get “back to basics” by ensuring they teach cursive writing and rote multiplication in elementary school. The Senate gave final approval Thursday […]

CBS Charlotte–05/31/2013

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NC Senate To Take Up House Cursive Writing Bill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina Senate committee is taking up a bill mandating the teaching of cursive writing and multiplication tables in public schools. The Senate Education Committee will debate the so-called “Back […]

CBS Charlotte–05/29/2013

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NC House Wants Kids To Focus On Handwriting

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Some North Carolina legislators want to require that school children learn how to write and multiply even in today’s modern world. A legislative committee on Tuesday is scheduled to discuss a […]

CBS Charlotte–03/26/2013

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