Jean-Michel Blanquer said that for the return to school for the new academic year in 2018, a ban on mobile phones will be in place.
The ages of the children covered by the proposal will take in those from six to eleven years old in école and then up to 15-years-old in collège.
No clear details are currently available on how the ban will work, but it is something that Emmanuel Macron promised during his presidential election campaign.
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