Cell Phones in Classrooms Debate Cell phones in the classroom? Why debate over that? Couldn’t we keep the same method we have used for many years? Well, you’ll find out why soon enough. People are starting to suggest that using cell phones as a tool in classrooms will lower the amount of money spent on school supplies.Since our technology is evolving so much and has already evolved in many ways; learning won’t be such a hassle.Others are suggesting that it would benefit how much a student pays attention.Others say it allows student/parent contact without any trouble.Even though cell phones are banned in many schools they can be a very useful tool.Cell phones should be allowed to be used in school because the price on school supplies would be less of an expense, and students would be more likely to participate.In some cases of emergency cell phones would be better than waiting in a line for one phone.
Both students and teachers can now find facts within seconds. This can be very useful when explaining and debating topics.” As we all know, kids in this day in age have so much power in the palm of their hands they can get any piece of information they need in seconds and they should be able to use that power. Another reason kids should be able to use their smartphones in class is that teachers now are able to create assignments which kids can complete on their phones. Of course, this brings up a completely different argument which has some very good points too. What if a child decides not to work on the assignment and uses their phone inappropriately when they aren 't supposed to?
Children under Twelve years Old should not Use Smartphones Today, telecommunication and technology have improved dramatically and created facilities to make more convenient the life Human beings. One of the very important tools of technology and telecommunications, that people use a lot, is smart phones. Although cell phones have advantages for people and are considered as an essential and integral tool, they have their disadvantages as well. Nowadays, the user of smart phones are not only elders but also children use who are more vulnerable than elders. The disadvantages of smartphones are more than their advantages, so it can be a dilemma for some parents whether allow their children to use smartphones or do not.
Getting a phone means that adolescents don’t have to face being as independent as they had to in the past. Taking care of and keeping track of a phone is yet another responsibility for kids. Some parents never give the children complete independence to grow up into being a young adult. Turkle says “parents want their children to answer their phones, but adolescents need separation” (431). Adolescents and parents need to make an agreement when the adolescents get a phone for the first time.
She states that technology can also be used in school. She addresses that moms are trying to protect their children from technology and there are the dads who are trying to embrace it and tell the kids to use it because it has its benefits. She also mentions that it is a very urgent question when a lot of schools are now adding using technology to a daily basis and that helps prove her argument about the benefits of technology. She uses evidence that states that more than 80% of school districts will start doing that, which shows how technology has a positive impact on schools and education. “Yet, according to the latest findings from the research firm Grunwald Associates, barely half of U.S. parents agree that mobile technology should play a more prominent role in schools.” Dockterman uses this quote to strengthen her argument by showing how parents are also agreeing to using technology in schools and the positive impact it will have and how some parents may not think the same but she used the quote to show how majority of them to think it will have the impact on the children and their education.
Should students be banned to use cellphone in school? I believe that cellphones should be brought to school and should be allowed for use in the classroom for some certain classes . Cellphone don’t just allow students to remain connected with their family and friends, they are an excellent resources for school works in the home. As I stated today cell phones make it possible for students to stay in touch with family and friends. Any students that have a cell phones today can call home and ask a family member to bring the forgotten assignment, lunch and etc, or come to school to pick them up if they are sick.
Argumentative topics : school children should be allowed to bring mobile phone to schools 1. Introduction A. Hook/Attention getter: As the time flies, technology play the main role in our life, where the world is getting smaller, mobile phone is on everybody’s lip more than MacDonald and Kentucky’s Fried Chicken. Mobile phone becomes indispensable gadget, an absolute necessity for both adult and children. Aware of the essential of mobile phone in life, people starts question whether it should be allowed in school or not and this issue has been hotly debated over the year. Have you ever think about the effect allowing students using phone in school?
This planner helped my academic grade immensely, however, cell phones are a recurring issue among school administrators. At the time, the rule was that electronics could not be used for “non-educational” purposes, however, our teacher liked to play cribbage and fun games on the computer while we slaved away at our school work. This created a unique double standard. During study hall, I felt the need to double check the specifics of a handful of assignments. I pulled out my phone, scrolled to the planner, and BAM!
It should be more important to know that something erratic is happening in your family, then worrying about distracting your classmates given that if a family member passed away, that would be more important to know than being concerned about distracting your classmates. You might be thinking that your parent can just call the office, and tell the office to pass on the information to the student, but by being able to talk to parent to child in school, it helps to alleviate the workload that the office already has to deal with. Cell phones are also useful during school because if there was an emergency to occur at the school, students can instantly call to inform their parents. In addition, there were many school shootings that happened in schools. Due to the help of cell phones, many lives of the children were saved in the school
How are smartphones affecting the middle or high school student’s teen life? Well, in the century we live in, technological devices are considered essential. Thus, considering smartphones, many adults and children are being introduced to new relevant technological products everyday around the nation. Although of how beneficial smart devices could be, middle and high school students seem to become too dependent on their cell phones and other 21st Century technology. To emphasize, smartphones in schools are influencing young children, causing students to become less social and consequently, parents are apprehensive.