Our house, agrees on the motion that students should be allowed to bring electronic gadgets on school. Electronic gadgets had been very influential matter to all of us. These gadgets though have been affecting many people not only how to communicate but also the way how to react to things. One of its advantages is that it’s convenient to carry and we could have information right away.
According to gadetpedia.com Electronic gadgets are based on transistors and integrated circuits. Unlike the mechanical gadgets one needs a source of electric power to use it. The most common electronic gadgets include transistor radio, television, laptops, cell phones and the quartz watch.
Why should we allow students to bring electronic gadgets? First of all, a simple quartz watch could mean a lot to a students. We really see no problem about a students having a watch in their wrist trying not being late in their next class. Another, students today is more likely to have cellular phones with them because of communication purposes. Banning electronic gadgets mean does not allowing students to have mobile phones while traveling to and from the school. The time when we leave our campus, we are not anymore under the school’s control and responsibility. With this it is the parents’ right to make sure their daughter is safe so it is better to have contact with their child. Since the main purpose of phones is to communicate, why not use this as an advantage? The fact that it is handy and could give information right away there are so many educational sites and applications available for students use, they should properly oriented on how to use the phone appropriately and for purpose.
Cell phones are just gadgets which can be used for educational purposes; let’s not just look at them as communication tools because today they can do more than making calls. Today we have smart phones which can perform task done by a computer. We can use cell phones to have access to internet. From there we could have a library content, download and read e-books so we can engage in classroom so much more because of the information we have in hand. There are also students, who can focus more if they are working with music; electronic gadgets such as mp3s or even cell phones can have their phones downloaded with music. This can be a help for a student to focus more with the activity given thus resulting to better grades. These modern gadgets are helping us in ways people would never have imagined. Like for instance, we need a calculator, we can just get our phone out and we already have a calculator.
If we need a calendar to set and organize dates we can just bring out our phone and you have a calendar. These are just some of the advantages brought by electronic gadgets to students. If the problem of phones is that it causes distraction, Cell phones are can be put on silence or vibrate if they are on. Students can make it so that their phones will not cause any disruptions during class and they still have access to them if they need it later on during the day. Schools could also make rules to facilitate students with phones to have an educational environment. Taking them away won’t really do anything, in fact it would increase students rebelling and having to hide them from the teacher, because students still bring electronic gadgets in class even when they are not allowed. Control and discipline of students are things that matters with allowing students to bring electronic gadgets on school. Disadvantages would be using them in a wrong way instead of benefiting from them. With this we agree that students should be allowed to bring electronic gadgets on school.