Steno, Numbers, & Drills -- Oh, My!


How to practice steno numbers, that is the question. Some people write out their numbers as words and some are devout believers in the number bar. However you decide to do it, make sure that you devote some time during your practice session each day to mastering numbers. We as court reporters have to be not only good at numbers, but also fast at writing them.

Here's some numbers and words practice to write by sight. Do 'em backwards if once isn't enough. Alternating numbers between words and/or hearing them in context is key.