Although cell phones can be distracting in a learning environment, they allow the students, teachers, and schools to take advantage of new technology as a resource for communication and innovation. Communication has become very mobile over the past decade, most homes no longer even have landline phones. Cell phones now provide a way for parents/siblings to contact each other during the day for rides or changes in plans. During Bloomberg administration, the Mayor of New York, many parents complained to the school board with concerns, arguing that they need “to be able to easily contact their kids” (Keima 1). The successor of Mayor Bloomberg, Mayor Bill De Blasio, sided with the parents and changed the policy in order for the students and parents to feel safer.
Although some people say say cell phones give us an abundant amount of opportunities at school, nevertheless, cell phones should not be allowed at school because they are a distraction, provide a negative impact on productivity, and could be used as a cheating device. One reason cell phones would be a disadvantage in school would be the distraction they may cause during school hours. Instead of students efficiently doing
It was early August on a bright, sunny, day when I was about twelve years, I was in middle school and you know when you're in middle school, every teen, wants a cell phone. Well, that was true because, all of my friends at my school had cell phones and not me and for myself I thought it was fine because I was so young but at the same time I really wanted one. The cell phone that i wanted was the iPhone, I wanted one of those because it was the most popular devices. I always told my parents about it all the time, but they always told me to do chores or else it would not happen. I went to the restroom and I was talking to myself softly and stared at the mirror for a while, should I do it?
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?
The main idea is to make the other person feel comfortable in our company and not be anxious or scared to approach us. This is only possible through good use of communication in our day to day life. This would mean not only answering the questions clearly and correctly but also approaching anyone in a calm and friendly manner if the need arises. We can only ask the children to communicate in a particular way if we are following effective communication ourselves and be a good role model to them. Any adults (parents or carers) coming to school will give us a positive support if our communication is strong.
An easy way to do that is getting your child a phone Furthermore, I have personally dealt with this issue myself back when I did not have a phone. I would be constantly running back and forth to the school office just to tell my parents that I have a school activity that I had to attend, or if I got lost in a mall I had no other option but to look for them myself and that would take hours. Moreover, when I did get my phone both my parents and I had a way to communicate with each other. Therefore, buying your child a phone is a key way to boost your communication with the child. With crime rates up, you really never know when
In these days, thousands of teenagers are suffering from the bad effects that a cell phone led to them. Health, communication, and crimes are the major effects of cell phones. Cell phones can lead many dangerous health problems to teenagers. By giving teens cell phone, they may probably spend most of their time on text and play video games Also, by contacting with friends by calling them for hours, It can make teens suffer from hearing loss because phones damage the inner ear. Moreover, by using a cell phone, a teenager will spend most of his time sitting on the chair without moving.
People also say children and teens are spending too much of their time searching the internet, playing games, and chatting Instead of studying. Also individuals think that teens use cellphones to their advantage to cheat on test and quizzes. They also say that since cellphones has access to the internet young teens can explore different things and hurt their minds such as pornography and sex. Lack of face to face communication is a result of cellphones instead of dating many people use their phones to find
From phones to cars, electronics are quickly becoming a large part of today’s society. Children as young as ten are walking down the sidewalk carrying the latest iPhone, and laptops are mandatory at many schools across America, even though too much screen time can be dangerous to their growth. Because electronics such as phones, TV’s, computers, and more play such a major role in society, risks like health problems, decreased socialization, and electronic addiction are overlooked - which is why screen time should be limited for children. Health problems surface when children are on electronics for too long. Studies reveal that when put in front of a screen for long periods of time, a child’s retina cells can be severely damaged.
Most of their time is spent in school and when they get home, there are still a bunch of home works to work on and chapter exams to study. This gives rise to the reason that students have a maximum sleep of 4-5 hours per night or even none at all and therefore, sleep deprived. Though at least 68.2% of the students answered that they cram the night before, the outcome would still be that they lack sleep. The reasons may vary from the choices of the students, they may have chosen to hang out with friends even on class days or the exams and projects are due the following day. Nevertheless, one of the major causes why students experience stress, depression, weight gain, mood swings and tiredness is all because of sleep deprivation.
Its important to have your phone and when your in schools i think its time to just give your phone a break for a few hours and just pay attention. First thing i think about phones in school is that kids shouldn 't to hide their phones to text, play games or, anything else. I mean don 't get me wrong I would use my phone in school but I rather learn then fail. But I 'm arguing about how kids should have their phones in school than no school. Well its kids need their phones just in case of anything maybe their parents are calling them for important things that they need to know while there in class.