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Indiana State Sen. Jean Leising shows posters made by schoolchildren who support her bill to require the teaching of cursive writing in school. State education officials gave districts the option of dropping cursive when Indiana adopted common core standards, which require proficiency in keyboarding. (Photo by Maureen Hayden / CNHI)

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