All over the world people generate different reasons why or why not cell phones should be allowed in school. Personally I don’t think cell phones should be allowed in school, simply because they are a distraction to children’s learning, it can affect your health, and causes major conflict.
Distractions are one of the main reasons why phones should not be allowed in school.Yes the phone distracts you, but it can also distract your peers and even your teachers. Sometimes you do need your phones for research if the school does not own any computers.Phones can also be useful in school because some students use music to stay focused and to concentrate, but otherwise if students think that they text their friends in class then that is a serious distraction to their learning and that’s not ok.
It’s not proven yet but studies show that if kids are on their cell phones to long it can cause fatal even deadly health defects.Radioactive waves from the phone screen transfers from the screen to your body every time that your on your phone; and you don’t even know it. The main risks or defects caused from phone waves are malignant (cancerous) brain tumors, such as gliomas. Along with benign (noncancerous) tumors, such as acoustic neuromas or(tumors in the cells of the nerve.
Cell phones are very useful but can also cause main conflicts in school without the anyone getting in trouble. This is known as cyber-bullying. For years bullying has gone on, and it is way past the time for it to stop. Can you believe that nearly ninety percent of victims to bullying have the thought of committing suicide.The people that bully only do it to hurt others for there problems; like they might have family conflict or they have been bullied in the past so they want to hurt some the way they were.
Did you know that over 80% of teens use a cell phone regularly, making it the most common medium for cyber bullying
After reading this and many other essays you will find that that there is rarely any positive reason about cell phones in school. Distractions, health defects and conflict are among the multitude of reasons why cell phones shouldn’t be allowed in school.