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Happy National Pencil Day!

Published: 30th March 2016

Today is National Pencil Day, an annual event each March 30th to commemorate the day stationer Hymen Lipman secured the patent for a pencil with an attached eraser in 1858.

Since the pencil’s patent was first filed, handwriting inputs in the classroom have come a long way. In fact, with the prevalence of computers, smartphones and tablets in the classroom, some might argue that handwriting is losing its relevance.

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