It is important for schools to allow cell phones in class because they have many education tools on them, they allow students to communicate effectively, and they help calm students. If teachers allow students to use phones in class, students like John can save a lot of time on papers and other projects for
Summarization of Articles Article 1 - (Title of Article) Benefits of cell phones in classroom(Cell phones in the classroom: preservice teachers' perceptions.) Summarize (at least 5 sentences) What are the benefits of cellphones in classrooms?The benefits of cellphones in classrooms are many different things.First the benefits are that they can help you inside classrooms for education.they can help you with problems you need to solve quick.They can help you with any other things that can take a long time to solve it quick. “Specific Text Evidence to use in article” (include page number/paragraph) The electronics help and lots of ways to help in many ways.They can make things so much faster. “Specific Text Evidence to use in article” (include page number/paragraph) (Full Text and Abstract) This
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.
Therefore keeping phones in school will help students stay organized with assignments by knowing when they are due so they can get better grades and by not losing notes that they would write down on paper. So schools should allow phones in school because they help students turn in assignments on time to get good grades, help save money so the school has money for more important things, and help with communication between students and the teacher or between the student and parent. Phones are also the most used device used on a day to day basis so students should be allowed to use them. If schools allow students to use their phones in school they will see grades going up and see that they will have more money to spend on
Instead of computers, phones can be used, and the school doesn’t have to spend as much money on computers. Cell phones can also give students access to more information, letting them research more about a topic while having class discussions. This is very useful when discussing current events that have not yet been covered in school textbooks. Since most students are very attached to their phones, using them more in class can help engage more students in learning
“Share Notes: many teachers tend to distribute material at the beginning or at the end of the class. Instead photocopying large amounts of paper and handing them out, your mobile phone allows you to easily perform this function.” 40 Uses For Smartphones in School by Andrea Leyden states. In all truth, most students usually throw away assignments and resources after they get a grade, so why make copies? Digital photos are easier on the environment, and all students have to do is throw away that photo in the digital trash can. Therefore, cell phones save teachers from making extra copies and you won’t have as much paper
As the percentage of teens who have a smartphone grows, so does the demand for them not to be allowed in school, as they can serve as a distraction that keeps kids from working. Although, phones may be a distraction in class, they should be allowed in the classroom, because, they can be used as a replacement for calculators and other semi-expensive utilities, they can replace pencil and paper for taking notes, and can be used to access the internet for projects like this. Cell phones should be allowed in the classroom, because they can replace the semi-expensive calculators and other utilities that schools are buying. The National Education Association reported that: ¨According to data compiled by the research firm Nielsen, 58 percent of American children from 13- to 17-years-old owned a smartphone as of July 2012.¨ As that evidence shows, in 2012, more than half of middle school to high school kids have a cell phone, and that would mean they have the calculator app that comes pre-installed on your phone. Calculators that are approved for high school math classes as of February 6th, 2018, cost around $85 dollars, and with about 25-30 kids in one math class, that equals around $2550, not including tax.
In some point they may be correct because depending from culture of students they may use their smartphones for: being online on social media, such as updating their photo on Instagram or updating Facebook, listening music, watching funny vines, surfing web or texting each other. But we may consider current situation from different perspective, assume that students know their main reason for being in that class, which is getting knowledge not getting grades through cheating, this can prevent students from breaking academic integrity. On our second option Professor may simply change dynamic of classroom from lecturing in front of the room to having no traditional front at all. During class professor may walk around and help students with their assignments, while in meantime ensuring use of smartphones academically. It is hard to behave unethical in those
You are sitting in class and your teacher hands you an assignment. You’re sitting there trying to be productive and get your work done, but there are too many distractions. Have you ever wished that if you could have your phone to block out all the noises things will go a lot easier? Most students at this age have a phone on them at all times, but this could be seen as a hindrance and distraction in class. Although some people believe cell phones could have its benefits.
Mobile phones are a common trend everywhere and almost everyone has one, especially students. Students goes to school with some of the most expensive and sophisticated mobile phones, tablets and ipad that has all the application, facilities and software that can connect them to the Internet and any forms of social media platform. The portability and usefulness of these mobile phones has made it easier for students to do their school works and be more productive. Also, due to excessive demand or too much use of these mobile phones have made students somewhat more lazy. Students commit most of their time in facing their mobile phone's screens and because of that, they can't manage their time anymore and they can't perform well anymore.