A Sticky Situation

Should gum be allowed or banned in schools?

Issue: What questions do the article "To Chew or Not to Chew" adress

People think that gum is a nuisance but they are wrong. Gum should be allowed in schools because it can improve some of your traits and enhance them to a whole different level. To put it briefly, gum can help your academics in many ways.


To begin, gum can enhance your ability to focus. According to the article To chew or Not to Chew "Gum helps students stay alert and ready to learn." The quote explains that gum can enhance ones ability to focus and time of reaction. Although someone might argue, it's a distraction so they won't be able to focus. And while that may be true teachers restrict talking and interacting with friends so they can focus.