‘This may shock you, but I don’t think mobile phones should be banned from school. Or iPads from the classroom. It won’t shock you if you have the wit to read behind the headlines. If you missed it, you can read what I really think about technology in the classroom by reading my TES blog from a couple of weeks back.’
This is from Tom Bennett, a teacher and government behaviour adviser. Follow the link in the story to find out how he feels he has been misquoted in much of the press.
The full news story can be found at: http://www.theguardian.com/education/2015/sep/13/mobile-phone-impact-school-lessons-scrutiny