“Besides, there is mounting evidence that the act of writing may deepen understanding in itself. In a book accompanying the BL exhibition, Angela Webb, a psychologist, surveys recent research that compares students’ handwritten assignments with typed and oral reports on the same subject. Most of the data “found overwhelmingly in favour of handwriting as the mode most likely to support learning”. Whip out your favourite jottings book and make a note of that.”
The magic of notebooks, The Economist, May 2, 2019
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