Top 10 concerns for having smartphones in the classroom

(MS) teen text messaging
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These concerns were raised at the at the FETC 2013 conference in Orlando this week.

  1. Texting (as a distraction)
  2. Social media (as a distraction)
  3. Sexting
  4. Cheating
  5. Student device equity
  6. Bullying
  7. Lost or stolen devices
  8. Safety during lockdown
  9. Teacher device equity
  10. Platform management

Read more: Does the Smartphone Have a Place in the Classroom? — THE Journal.