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Education and School: August 2013 Archives

Should cell phones be banned from all schools?

cellphone.jpgLast week, Ontario elementary teachers passed a motion to have students turn off and put away cell phones while in school. Ultimately, it is up to school boards to decide how to handle cell phones in school. But the motion has re-ignited the debate about whether a ban is needed. Our education columnist Joel Westheimer weighs in.

 

 

 

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