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Rapid Assessment of Writing

Identify students with handwriting proficiency below
their grade matched peers.


RAW is a machine learning and research based
screening tool for school wide or individual applications.


1/3 of students with poor handwriting proficiency go unidentified.

30-60% of a  student's school day is associated with handwriting and/or fine motor tasks.

"Handwriting difficulties do not disappear without intervention."

   - Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology (2007): 49;312. 

Handwriting requires:

  • Motor

  • Visual and

  • Cognitive skills

Identify students who may benefit from timely intervention to:

  • Decrease school costs

  • Improve student outcomes