Keyboards are overrated. Cursive is back and it’s making us smarter

https://qz.com/1037057/keyboards-are-overrated-cursive-is-back-and-its-making-us-smarter/

Brain scans during the two activities also show that forming words by hand as opposed to on a keyboard leads to increased brain activity. Scientific studies of children and adults show that wielding a pen when taking notes, rather than typing, is associated with improved long-term information retention, better thought organization, and increased ability to generate ideas.