Essay On Pros And Cons Of Cell Phones In School

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Constant sound of notifications buzzing in your ear. Cell phones, are a very big issue for a learning environment and should not be allowed to be brought into school. Cell phones are distracting, useful for cheating, and also can be easily stolen. First, cell phones should not be allowed in school because they are very distracting and everytime they get a notification then they automatically go to there phone and drop what they were doing. I know this because in the article “http://cellphones.lovetoknow.com/Cons_of_Cell_Phones_in_School” It says “Young people can be easily distracted from their studies - and having easy access to a mobile phone during class can make it easier for them to lose focus.” This tells me that cell phones are a very big distraction in class for many students and also when a notification goes off then the students are very likely to go to there phone…show more content…
If kids are allowed to have their phones during school it is very easy to send your friends the answers and or just go on google on your phone so that the teachers do not see on your chromebooks. In the artical “https://www.familyeducation.com/life/kids-cell-phones/cell-phones-school-should-they-be-allowed” it says “Phones can be used as cheating devices during exams.” This tells me that children may actually use their phone for important tests such as an exam. Also in the artical “https://www.techwalla.com/articles/disadvantages-mobile-phones-schools” it says “Mobile phones are capable of more than just calling and texting. Students can easily gain Internet access through their phones during an exam. Additionally, they can listen to recorded information.” this tells me that children use their phones to get online as well and not just texting or calling their friends, and can listen to things that give the answers as
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