The St. Joseph School District Policy Committee moved on Wednesday toward a stricter ban on mobile device use in classrooms.

As things stand, many teachers do not allow students to use devices such as cell phones, smart watches, tablets and laptops except for those issued to them by the district during class.

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It’s a start! So glad they’re realizing that phones are a distraction and too much time on them is harming our children.

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