Should Cell Phones Be Allowed? Essay

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Should Students be allowed to use phones in the classroom
Imagine you are a student and a school shooting happens. You need to get in contact with emergency services and you cannot reach the classroom phone, but oh wait you have your cell phone in your pocket. Another scenario for why students should be allowed to have their cell phones in school is there might be a family emergency such as a parent being in an accident or a grandparent has died, having a phone would allow the student to be updated and be able to arrange to leave early. I will discuss the pros and cons of students being able to have their cell phones in class. And the effect of grades and cell phone uses. I believe that students should be allowed to have their cell phones in school.
Although I believe that students should be allowed to have their cell phones in school, others believe that students should not be allowed to have cell phones in school.
“Banning cell phones is in the best interest of everyone: it will help students, grades, separate them from the negative effects for a few hours, and it helps the school keep students safe in an emergency, and even prevent bomb threats.”

Researchers say that it will affect the grades of the students. In most cases students do better without using their phones in the classroom over students who are allowed to have them in the classroom. “Schools could significantly reduce the education gap by prohibiting mobile phone use in schools…”. Researchers think cell…

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