Cell Phones Should Not Be Banned Essay

1453 Words Apr 7th, 2015 6 Pages
Technology has enriched people 's lives both in school and out. Cell phones are convenient and connect you with applications and the internet. Students can get a definition to a word using the internet and can look up the answer to a question that the teacher doesn’t know. In the article Students Should Be Free To Carry Cell Phones At School written by Allison Berryhill shows how cell phones can be used during break in between classes and during lunch. Also in the article Cell Phones Should Not Be Banned in Schools by Randi Weingarten shows how cell phones are vital in the communication between students and their guardians. While some people use technology as a tool others take advantage of it using them to cheat and bully other students. Some people like M.K. Luther disagree but there is more evidence to prove that cell phones are useful at school. Technology should be allowed in schools because they connect students with a twenty first century learning environment and provides a safety net to students.

In the article Students Should Be Free to Carry Cell Phones at School written by Allison Berryhill shows how cell phones use in school is beneficial because it allows students to communicate with each other inside school. Cell phones can be used as reference tools. For example if you need to look up a word you can on your phone. Unfortunately some students take their phones for granted and multitask between listening to music, texting a friend and doing an essay all at the…

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