Date of Award


Document Type

Research Paper

Superseded Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education (Education of Learning Disabled Children)

Colleges & School

Cardinal Stritch College

Degree Granted By

Cardinal Stritch College

First Advisor

Sister Joanne Marie Kliebhan, O.S.F.

Library of Congress Subject Heading

Penmanship--Study and teaching; Children with disabilities--Education (Elementary); Agraphia


In seeking an explanation or solution to dysgraphia, one finds that recent literature in the various professional periodicals makes no mention of dysgraphia. The question arises, is dysgraphia a forgotten disability, or has the disability found a new label? The first purpose of this paper is to make clear the meaning of the term dysgraphia. The second purpose of this paper is to review what recent research has been done and solutions to the various types of handwriting problems.


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