Handwriting Without Tears

Developmentally appropriate, multisensory handwriting instruction for all learning styles in grades K-5

Children who master handwriting are better, more creative writers. The earlier we teach children to master handwriting, the more likely they are to succeed in school, and write with speed and ease in all subjects. We use fun, engaging, and developmentally appropriate instructional methods to enable children to master handwriting as an automatic and comfortable skill.

Proven Teaching Strategies

More than three million students benefit from the Handwriting Without Tears® program each year.

 

High end-of-year test scores show students using Handwriting Without Tears are prepared for the handwriting demands of school.

“The progress is so rapid. All teachers should have awareness and access to this wonderful writing program.”

Rhonda D. Elementary School Teacher

The Foundation of Communication

Handwriting remains a critical skill in the classroom. In order for children to be successful readers, writers, and ultimately, communicators—they need a strong foundation. 

 

Explicit handwriting instruction in your classroom will give your students a jump start on communication success. 

 

Find out why and how Handwriting Without Tears is the perfect fit for your elementary school classrooms. 

Why It Works Easy to learn & teach!

The Handwriting Without Tears® curriculum draws from years of innovation and research to provide developmentally appropriate, multisensory strategies for early writing. The program follows research of how children learn best and includes materials that address all styles of learning.

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Developmentally Appropriate

Developmentally appropriate lessons promote quick success.

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Multisensory

Multisensory teaching addresses all learning styles.

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Unique Letter Order

Innovative letter order promotes easy learning.

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Physical Approach

Unique physical approach builds good writing habits

Hands-On, Multisensory Products

Browse multisensory products and student workbooks that make printing and cursive easy to teach and easy to learn. 

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