“But why do I need to learn to write when I can just use the voice input?”
At the moment the world is still in print. We still use written word as a way to communicate.
Will it always be that way?
I’m not so sure.
I distinctly remembering asking why we needed to do maths by hand when I could just use a calculator. That question never really was answered.
I’m not sure I answered this young child’s query particularly well. But I did know this child loves to read.
“To be able to read a story, someone must first write it. Words are a powerful way to send all our thoughts and feelings into the world.”