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Cell Phones & the Classroom

Cell phones in the classroom can be an extremely useful engagement tool for your students. However, they can be a distraction if not managed properly.

I was working with one of my teachers at the high school and she pulled up this really cool idea  that she had found on Pinterest for cell phone management. I have included a link here to the original blogger. The teacher behind the idea, Brit Bingold, is a high school English teacher and had several suggestions for the classroom. The first drawer of the tower is for cellphones. The rest can be used for school supplies or books.

If you are looking for new ideas for your room, I highly recommend her blog. Get inspired for the upcoming school year.  

The first drawer of the tower is for cell phones and the other drawers are for supplies and items needed for class. Learn more by reading Brit's blog. 

Bingold, Brittany. Desk Towers. Digital image. The Bits of Brit. N.p., 11 Aug. 2015. Web. 23 June 2016. <http://www.thebitsofbrit.com/how-desk-towers-saved-my-sanity/>.

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