Phones should be allowed for use during school Cell phones aren 't only used for being on social media and distracting kids, nowadays, there are many other benefits when it comes to use of electronics. Cell phones should be allowed in school not only because a study shows it makes students happy, according to a study conducted in 2005, Sonja Lyubomirsky, Laura King, and Ed Diener found that happiness causes success, but also as an aid, in case of an emergency, and for easier communication skills. To start off with, phones can be used as an aid. Whether that is learning or memory aid. Phones nowadays have access to to the internet, calculators, and many other things.
Cell phones also connects the students to the teachers and their lessons. Cell phones can make classrooms fun and educational at the same time. Those who worry about cell phone use in schools should think about all the work that can be done by having cell phones.
3) What are the most common places for using smartphones? 4) How smartphones are being used to increase student education performance? 5) Do college and university students use smartphones for social network? 6) How smartphones are used by the student to support learning? 7) Did the information search by students is precise based on the subject to learn?
Significance of the Study: This paper presents an argument and gives evidence to prove that the use of cell phones in school can lead to a student’s productivity so as to give recommendations and changes on the student’s way of studying. Phones should be used cautiously and for educational purposes only. If students are mellowed enough to know the proper purpose and use of phones, this can be one of the reason to allow cell phones in school. Students can take quizzes and tests on mobile phones. In this way, teachers can gain estimable and proper time allocation for more hours of teaching.
The development of smartphones has also allow us to become more efficient at work and school because we are instantly connected to our professors, classmates, school, and bosses who often communicate through email and other methods. However, technology that is constantly available leads to distractions. While laptops and smartphones can be helpful, they also encourage us to “easily” switch between tasks, result in efficiency. In the discussions, many students including myself said they often have numerous tabs open while doing homework which makes it simple to try to do multiple things at once while not actually accomplishing anything. New iPhones also make it tempting to multitasking and just by pressing the home button twice you can switch between apps, messages, and other programs.
Cell phone use Cell phones play a huge role in our lives, sometimes helping us and sometimes getting in the way of important things and family time. Cell phones are very useful to our daily lives as in helping us navigate to our destination, but also interfere with plane rides and texting or calling while the person is driving. The good things that cell phones have done are help catch suspects using the gps, helped us learn new and different things in school and have made a positive influence in our society. Cell phones have its pros and cons of being allowed in the school industry. Sometimes they help learn and sometimes they distract you from keeping up with the class.
Imagine having the ability to go to school every day with your own laptop? Placing laptops in schools could have many various benefits for the students. Students will be able to thrive because of the easy access they will have to the laptops. With the laptops, students will have more efficient note taking, be more organized with school work and last but not least, students will enjoy using the laptops.Many schools are starting to use computers as part of their learning programs and so far many students benefited from it. Furthermore, laptops in school would help students take notes faster during class.5 When students have to take notes on paper, it 's tiring.
They brought it back because they thought it was a good idea to keep phones. The first reason kids should be able to use a phone in school is because it can help kids with their work. Because according to www.goconqr.com Check facts: probably the most common use of all. Both students and teachers can now find facts within seconds. This can be very useful when explaining and debating topics.Take photos: mobile phones can be used as cameras to illustrate work and presentations.
Cell phones are not only cell phones; they are also mini-computers. The only difference from a computer lab filled with computers or a cart of net books to that of the cell phone is that it is a “personal technology”. Most students have invested great deal of time learning about the features of the cell phone, how to navigate and the limitations of the phone. The other reason to really rethink the cell phone debate is because learning on the cell phone can extend beyond the walls of the school or confines of a class period. (Ormiston, Meg) The different features of our cell phones helps us improve our efficiency in some of our skills such as typing, our cell phones keypads are designed alike to that of a computer’s keyboard, to input different information which we’ve gathered and store it in our phone’s memory through the cell phone compatible applications of MS Word, MS Excel or MS Powerpoint.
There are so many benefits if schools choose to do this they have concisely using smartphones’ rules and their students have responsibility. There was news reported that a ninth-grade World History teacher, Ken Halla, succeeded in letting students using their smartphones in class through World Wiki application. The teacher also let the students turned on the music while the students were working on their own and the result turned out great. They focused more on working than talking. “The noise level in the classroom goes down, and the work amount goes up when you let them listen to their music.” – says Halla.