I am Left Handed! My mother was left handed but when she first attended school as a child they forced her to write with her right hand. However, she still does many other tasks in a left handed manner.
"To correct this serious handicap." 1936 LOL Have to laugh. I had a kindergarten teacher who tried to "convert" me and that was in Would you believe I got hit on the hands with a ruler for using that hand in first grade---many times too.