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    In my opinion, cell phones should be allowed in school. Cell phones should be allowed in school because in a case of emergency they can contact the police, fire, and medical department. An evidence that proves my claim, in “Cell Phones in School: An Overview” by Beverly Ballaro and Jill Ginsburg it said “By the end of 1990s, a number of states had already repealed their bans on cell phones in school-for a very different reason.” They revoke the bans on cell phones because when the two tragedies in the school shooting located in Columbine High School, and terrorist attack in the World Trade Center. It made them change their mind that it would helped with cell phones to contact the authority when there’s emergency is happening. Moreover, cell…

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    Cell Phones and technology in general have been a huge topic on whether or not it should be allowed in school since the early 1990s. It wasn't only meant for cell phones but it was always meant for pagers and walk mans. The reasons this was a huge topic cause teachers believed it was a distraction and used for drugs or gangs. As the 90s went on the more common cell phones got and the smaller and cheaper they got it was suddenly getting hard to control the cell phones in school. The year 2007 is…

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    Cell phones are used for multiple thing. Some of theses things could be good some could be bad. School is the worst place to have cell phones. Cell phones cause distractions in the middle of class when children are trying to learn. Cell phones should not be allowed in school. Teachers really wouldn't know if their students really know the material, because students would be able to find answers on their phone. Students would be able to cheat on every test or every work-sheet by using their…

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    The science of today is the technology of tomorrow, so lets evolve with it. The phones is a helping tool now days and we us then everyday, phones help us learn more every time we use them, so they should be aloud at school. Access to the internet provides instant answers for the curious. This is the search-and-learn environment kids are involved in today. “Now, when they want to know “Why do leaves change color,” they are only a search away from an answer”. This also gives students the ability…

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    Nowadays owning a cell phone is not an option, but a priority. The number of people owning mobile phones has increased dramatically. While some individuals will agree that giving the permission for students to have a cellular device in the school is perfectly fine, others do not. Want students to have better improvement on their schooling? Take away the smartphones. A recent survey indicates sixty-eight percent of students in grades six through twelve bring their cell phones to school on a…

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    day of school with their hands in their face balling their eyes out. Your son or daughter is crying because one of their peers had taken a picture of them (when they should not have) and posted it all over social media. As a parent you are destroyed to see your child so hurt by one students actions. What would you do in this situation? Call the school? Complain how there is not enough watch on the students? Have the student suspended or maybe even expel. Cell phones should not be allowed in…

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    Should kids be allowed to have cell phones in class when they should be better spending their time on studying? Nowadays the typical image that pops into mind when someone mentions class rooms is that of a unorganized, chaotic room where teacher is droning on about the French revolution while the kids are busy texting each other, playing games on their phones and generally ignoring the teacher. Who would like to listen to something boring that happened a hundred years ago when you have the…

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    Cell phones in school, one of the most wrongfully perceived distractions in school. Josh Higgins of USA Today once said, “Cell phones cannot prevent the shootings, but they can allow people to get help sooner. A regular phone may not be nearby.” (Higgins) These words relate to all of the recent shootings around the United States in schools. Without cell phones in school, someone may not have been able to call the police during the Columbine shooting. What if there was not a regular wall phone…

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    In high school education, you can introduce students to the use of technology, even if the school does not have an educational computer lab, or many technologies within its assets available. The cell phone can be an ally in the classroom. Currently in high schools, there are many doubts regarding cell phone use in the classrooms, we can say that educators prefer that their students do not take them to school because they can cause distractions or be misused. But in reality the use of this mobile…

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    Cell Phones are life savers. There are many kids who bring their phones to school in grades six through twelve. Our rule of cell phones should be prohibited, should be changed. Many schools have banned or set this rule many years ago because cell phones were connected to drug and gang use. Times have changed, and there have been more school shootings. The rule of prohibiting cellphone use at school should be changed because in emergency situations, they can be life savers. The first advantage…

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