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Mobile phones: sanctions for misuse

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Last updated on 18 May 2017
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Can we ban pupils from bringing mobile phones into school? We relay DfE advice on banning, searching for and confiscating phones, and guidelines for examining data and files found on phones. You will also find examples of policies from schools on sanctions for misuse of mobile phones by pupils.

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Contents

  1. 1 Banning phones
  2. 2 Searching for phones
  3. 3 Confiscation of phones
  4. 4 Examining content on phones
  5. 5 Examples of school policies

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