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News - June 27, 2014

Cellphones can help, hinder learning, say teachers and students

Policy update allows teachers to make the call on in-class use

by Benjamin Custer

The Palo Alto Unified School District's new cellphone policy, adopted in early June, requires students to turn off their cellphones in class unless teachers allow them for instructional purposes.

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Editorial Intern Benjamin Custer can be emailed at bcuster@paweekly.com.

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