SPOKANE, WASH. (CBSLA) – The message to students at a Washington school is simple: Put your cellphone away and pay attention.
Michael Lee, the photography teacher at Lewis and Clark High School teacher in Spokane, said the kids were constantly distracted by their phones.READ MORE: Child, 18 Months, Killed in North Hills Crash; Driver Still At Large
So he bought a cellphone locker.READ MORE: Bill Clinton Released From UCI Medical Center After 5 Nights
Each student has a locker number and they can charge their phone during class.
Lee said the approach is working as many parents support the idea.MORE NEWS: `Solidarity' Cited In New Deal For 40k Behind-the-Scenes Film & TV Workers
A few teachers, according to Lee, said they might also try to use the cellphone locker.