Banning Cell Phones in School

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Many places in society are setting policies on digital device. The principal at my school has also set policies on banning cell phones in school. Students should not be permitted to use cell phones in school. Using cell phones during school allows students to cheat. Students will be more distracted by cell phones and pay less attention to the teacher and to the lesson. Students have a higher chance of getting in trouble if they use cell phones in school rather than if they are not allowed to use digital devices in school. Many digital devices can be set on silent; a student can receive a text message during a test. Teachers will not be able to hear the cell phone; this allows students to easily cheat on tests. Students cheating on tests do not help them to learn. If students are cheating on test they don’t really know what they are doing, especially if they are college students cheating on test. For example if students going to college to be a doctor and they cheat on tests they will not know what they are doing which may cause problems for the Doctor and the patient. D...
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