Cell phones should be forbidden in classroom (NO: (beneficial purposes…
Cell phones should be forbidden in classroom
direct response to mounting levels of cyberbullying
concerns over distractions
struggling with discipline
In case of an emergency: reaching kids by calling the school.
Ban mobiles: French government (2018)
Debates: UK, Denmark and Sweden.
Investigation: 80% of adults: ban mobiles in classrooms
Cyberbullying: takes place outside school hours
source of multi-tasking among students of all ages
distraction apply equally to laptops, iPads and other digital devices.
looking up for information
It's the way pupills and schools use it
didactic value --> significant
20 years later: big part of the social life
Lack information provided during lessons
Distracting other pupils
Privacy violation: taking pictures
Center for Economic Performance
distraction --> children: difficulty learning