• Cell Phones Have No Place In School

    7 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    I'll get right to the point: I don't think kids should be allowed to use their cell phones during the school day. In fact, I'm strongly against it and to be honest I'm kind of shocked that it's even a thing .
    Last year I was at a training for social workers on teens and technology. The speaker was addressing the issue of kids and their addiction to social media .
    And while he was talking, I looked out over the room of adults - several hundred fully grown professionals - and I would estimate that 70% of the people in the room were, during this presentation, scrolling through their phones...
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