Parents welcome ACT mobile phone ban in public schools

Natalie Vikhrov
Updated December 6 2023 - 4:22pm, first published 1:37pm

Parents have backed an ACT-wide ban on mobile phones in public schools, with some saying the move is expected to have a positive impact on students' wellbeing.

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Natalie Vikhrov

Natalie Vikhrov

Federal politics and public service reporter

Natalie Vikhrov reports on federal politics and public service for The Canberra Times. Prior to this, she spent several years covering human rights in Eastern Europe, including Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Get in touch via

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