Why Should Cell Phones Be Allowed In Class

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There are at least 6.8 billion people in the world that have phones, surprising right. Did you also know, Motorola was the first company to produce the first handheld mobile phone. It was released on April 3, 1973. The executive was named Martin Cooper. Parents believe that cell phones should not be allowed to be used during class. The reasons are that they might cheat on the test that they might be working on. The second reason is that students might use their phones in an inappropriate way. The third reason is that if students do use their phones in class, then they might not be doing their work. This is called off-task. Many people think think that having phones in class is good for students and very useful. Other people think students should not have phones out during school…show more content…
A student could easily do this when a teacher allows his or her students to get on their phones. A student can use their phones in an inappropriate way by looking up bad pictures their pones. They can do this by hiding their phone where no won can see it. Second, a student can also send pictures that are bad or not allowed to be seen in school because it is not age appropriate. It really does not have to be a nasty picture that is not allowed. It could also by a student that took a picture of a teacher that they hate so much, or do not like. That student could say something bad about the teacher that they do not like on the picture. Then that student could post it on social media. Then, another student can screenshot the picture and show it to the principle and the student that took the picture could be in big trouble. The last thing is that a student can be doing this when a teacher lets their students to use their phones to just use to help them for their work. Any student could just go on to any website or another app that they are not supposed to
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