Gum: Habit or Help
By Marco Rovetto Should Gum Be Allowed In Schools?
Gum should be allowed in school because just chewing something in your mouth is not a big issue. It improves your concentration. And even studies show that gum helps students in many ways. To Chew Or Not To Chew says: "research done by Kathleen Melanson, from the University of Rhode Island, has shown that chewing gum raises your metabolism by 20 percent. Gum should not be banned from schools.