Kids who constantly use phones and computers tend to be more nervous in face-to-face conversations. What can teachers do to help?
It's easier than ever to stay in touch on multiple platforms throughout the day, but that 24/7 availability is stressing Americans out. Four out of…
It's been the same everywhere in recent years: Whether I'm teaching a college class or just speaking to a class of high schoolers, the texting among students is nonstop.
National School Safety and Security Services has received a number of inquiries after school shootings over the years asking if schools should allow and/or encourage students to carry cell phones in s
forbidden ... or encouraged? When planning for new initiatives that will introduce and/or utilize information and communications technologies (ICTs) in some way, a simple general rule of thumb is wort
Flickr:From_Ko Last week, a study by the Pew Internet and American Life Project found that cellphones have become "near ubiquitous": 83% of American ad
Effect of ban on phones adds up to equivalent of extra week of classes over a pupil’s school year
Two years ago, when Mayor de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña lifted the ban on cellphones in New York City public schools, they also instituted what they called a “Misuse It, You Lose I…
Cell phones in the classroom are more commonplace, but many educators wonder if we really understand the long-term consequences.