LISTEN: Gov Cox discusses cell phones in classrooms

Jan 10, 2024, 2:54 PM | Updated: May 29, 2024, 12:15 pm

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SALT LAKE CITY — Parents, teachers, and students across the nation are faced with the usefulness of cell phones in classrooms. They provide an easy and fast way to communicate with students, however, smartphones also offer distractions.

Utah Gov. Spencer Cox says his concern about social media and youth extends to the use of cell phones in classrooms, and has gone as far as to ask educators to remove cell phones during class times.

Cox joined KSL NewsRadio live to discuss his concern, and his ideas for making the lives of Utah children more safe.

 

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LISTEN: Gov Cox discusses cell phones in classrooms