Some people may think that phones aren’t a big deal because teachers don’t even let them use it during classes; however students can be very sneaky and use it anyways to get no work done. 75% of the students in the United States of America are distracted by their phone even when the teacher does not allow the phones to be in use during school hours. Using their phones when they are not supposed too can cause them to fail their classes since they are not paying any attention to the school work. In conclusion the “shut down your screen” week will only benefit us very much.
Children and teens are more at risk of being affected by gang violence. 10 to 16 year olds are often affected by gang violence. Types of common forms of gang violence include assault and kidnapping (“PTSD"). Teens and children could have medical problems by the cause of gang violence in their communities. Parents can be worried about their children also, parents can be too protective of their children.
Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a common mental disorder that is caused by genetics, the environment, brain structure, and chemistry. Bipolar disorder can often be misdiagnosed in teenagers since they are going through changes in their body and mind. One could see mood swings in a teenager and make the mistake of thinking he or she is going through normal changes. However, if one looks deeper into Holden’s character, one realizes that his mood swings, along with his excessive desire for sexual experiences, are actually symptoms of bipolar disorder. The first warning sign of his mental condition is when he buys Sunny, the prostitute, for the night.
Living in today's generation, you tend to notice many classmates around you vanishing in the blink of an eye, people you sit next to in class everyday. Depression in on a rise, now more than ever. Every individual can get down every now and then, but someone with depression experiences an ongoing burden. An ongoing burden that you can’t get rid of seems to become too much at times, which causes a depressive episode, that might lead to suicide. An increasing rate of teens becoming depressed is very dangerous and there needs to be an explanation on why so many teens are developing this disorder.
Not only does this affect society it also affects the way of learning in schools. The reasons i have picked to talk about in this paper are that people don’t live in the moment when they use technology, and that kids and teenagers do not have any or very little social skills when they talk on the phone or in person to people. People do not live in the moment anymore because of the technology that was introduced to us. People in society now would be too worried if their computers crashed or if they can not find their phone. What i mean by live in the moment is that people are too worried about if there phone is charged, or if they lost their phone they are too worried about where it is.
Cell phones being in school is a hotly debated issue nowadays. With all the teenagers having cell phones now the issue of them in school seems to be bigger than it has ever been. Many people think that they are beneficial while others say they distract kids. Research and statistics show that phones prevent more than help kids to learn. Cell phones should be banned in school because they prevent learning, encourage cheating and pose health risks to students that use them.
The opposing side may feel that there are many apps that can have a huge benefit in students learning. However, according to Miriam Morgenstern, “The texting, tweeting, and Snapchatting during class time are ‘an incredible distraction, and makes it much more difficult to teach,’ she said. ‘It’s pretty hard to compete with a very funny YouTube video’” (Matchan 1) Even though some teachers find that using cell phones in the classroom is beneficial to students learning, the need that students have to be on their phone constantly makes it hard for teachers to compete with technology in order to do their jobs.
Educational tools should be teachers, games, books, just not tablets. If humans didn 't need technology 40 years ago, why now? Why do we have to risk every piece of humanity we have left inside us just to be on a tablet? Connecting with students and having a teacher and student bond is important in a student 's life. Not having physical exercise even having it available twice a week can lead to health issues.
There are many reasons why teens become depressed whether it has to do with school, social status, anxiety,or even their family life, but whatever the cause is they all have a major impact on their daily interactions with
This depressive effect causes difficulty walking, poor balancing, slurring of speech, and generally poor coordination (contributes to increased chances of injury). At extreme levels of alcohol levels, a person 's breathing and heart rates will be slowed, and vomiting may occur. High level of alcohol may also result in coma and death. Long-term (chronic) effects of alcohol will eventually affect every organ system. First (not in order), the nervous system is affected. "
Secondly, Rosa’s symptoms associated with BPD are: instable relationships; impulsivity; frantic efforts to avoid abandonment; unstable and intense interpersonal relationships; unstable sense of self; self harming behaviors (over spending, burning, suicide, sex, substance use, and binge eating); chronic feelings of emptiness; transient, stress-related paranoid ideation; and affective instability (panic, anger, and despair) (American Psychiatric Association,
In today’s society we are getting attached to our cell phones, tablets, iPad, computers, and even to our televisions. Many believe that technology could be affecting the developing minds and others believe that it is beneficial to our children. As of right now, many schools are allowing iPad in classrooms, so students can use it as a resource. But in reality are these extra resources affecting the way that a child learns?