Handwriting is an important skill. Children with fluent handwriting have more time to think about the content of their writing. Result: communication skills improve, test scores raise.
Handwriting Without Tears for Administrators
Districts choose Handwriting Without Tears because it works for all children.
Why It Works
Handwriting Without Tears uses proven methods from years of innovation and research. The developmentally appropriate instruction and multisensory strategies empower children of all learning styles to master handwriting as an automatic skill.
Developmentally appropriate instruction ensures success
Multisensory strategies address all learning styles
Unique physical approach builds good writing habits
Innovative Letter Order
Innovative letter order simplifies letter formation
Easy to Implement
It’s easy to implement Handwriting Without Tears in your school or district. The curriculum was designed to be cost-effective, efficient, and easy to get started. This allows your educators to get started immediately and continue with ongoing, year-round support.
See progress in just 10 minutes a day
Staff Training & Support year round
Teaching strategies based on how children learn best
"Handwriting Without Tears is the only program that is comprehensive, developmentally appropriate, easy to teach, and totally effective.”
Carole S. Principal, OR
How do I find out if materials are on our state’s recommend list or have state pricing?
Visit our state pages to see if Handwriting Without Tears is on your state’s recommended list.
- Do you offer staff training?
- What are the product recommendations by grade? What would be a sample first-year implementation?
Is there any type of ongoing support for our teachers?
We offer year-round support for educators including implementation training and free resources to complement their instruction. Explore our resources section for educator support.