Student Daily News

By Andrew Withey

Issue: Should chewing gum be banned in schools?

Chewing gum can actually help you academically so should gum be banned in schools? Gum shouldn't be banned from school because it can help many students in everything academic wise.


Yes, gum should not be banned from school. Gum shouldn't be banned from school because it can help many students in everything academic wise. "Research show that chewing gum actually improves learning by increasing brain activity and focus." Chewing gum can also cause distraction because the student/s maybe sitting in class blowing bubbles with the gum and being distracted, also it can be a janitorial nightmare.