Banning Cell Phones, Schools, Cell Phones, Essay

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Should students be permitted to use cell phones during school? The principle at Wesley High School thinks not. The principle believes that it is very distracting to the students and their grades could fall, tests scores could be at an all time low. He also believes that cell phones should be used before school hours and after school hours, but during school is very unacceptable. Plus, students have been caught cheating and are still cheating with their cell phones. Most of the students are with the principle’s policy, but to make it official the student council is having a vote. With these discussions I agree with the principle and with that I have come up with supporting details to the principle’s discussions to help support him. …show more content…
With all of these diversions how is a student going to finished their homework? Then their grades will start to fall. Example: A football layer doesn’t do his science project, his grades fall and then he’s on academic probation. There fore, that is a reason why cell phones should not be permitted in school. Second of all, cell phones should be used after and before school not during school. Example: After school volleyball was cancelled and you need a ride home. That is when you need the cell phone, when it is absolutely necessary. Another example: Before school if a student forgot their homework, they could use their cell phone or they could use the office phone, but not during school. Teachers are trying to teach students and they not want their students’ fouling around with cell phones during class it’s very disrespectful. When a teacher takes time to teach a student something, the students should be grateful and not be playing with their cell phones. It’s very rude. Which is another reason why students should no be permitted to use cell phones in school. Lastly, students could cheat very easily on tests, homework, exams, or quizzes during class. Getting on the Internet on a phone isn’t hard so a student could easily get on and look up answers. One example is: During a math quiz the teacher says “no calculators” the students decides he doesn’t want to do the work so he pulls out his cell phone and types in the problems. Students should

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