Crystal Ernst

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Cell phones and other technology in the classroom distract, but also educate

Smart phones, laptops and tablets have made communication faster and easier than ever for teenagers across the country.<p>But for high school teachers, …

Cell Phones in Classrooms? No! Students Need to Pay Attention

In the battle for the hearts and minds of students, the front line for educators has changed over the last couple of decades. Rather than the age-old …

Do Cell Phones Belong in the Classroom?

<i>Mobile devices are ubiquitous in American high schools, and their use is harder to regulate than old-fashioned note passing. But here's why teachers should be paying closer attention.</i><p>If you were to drop in on most any American high school these days, what would you see? Cell phones. Lots of them. …

Cell phones in school: Tools or toys?

A few years ago, Lincoln's public high schools gave up the battle against cell phones in school.<p>Now, students -- with heads bowed and thumbs hopping …

Lincoln Middle School Bans Cell Phone Use In Class

It's already a rule in most teachers' classrooms, but one school in Lincoln is creating a specific policy against cell phone usage in …

One bad tweet can be costly to a student athlete

(Democrat & Chronicle) -- Three years ago, Scott Fitch couldn't believe what he was hearing. A college coach recruiting two of his Fairport High …