"Thomas" a student who read my blog, posted this comment:
"The whole having to hide the cell phone is really why so many students are not able to pay attention. If we were allowed our cell phones as we work, we would pay a lot more attention, since we don't have to keep glancing down at the cell phone we are currently hiding under a table. I am able to avoid the whole messaging thing during school, but if they allowed it i have the feeling my grades would go higher, and my learning would improve"
What are your thoughts? Do you think that by not allowing cell phones in the classroom it causes more issues with distraction than by allowing them?
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