The next time you want to use “but you’ll just use it for Instagram” as an excuse to not get your child a smartphone, think again. As it looks, mobile devices could be the key in improving scores and encouraging kids to be more interested in learning.

This infographic may help your child’s argument in finally obtaining a smartphone, or in the very least, a tablet such as the iPad or Android tablet. And if the result is better grades, could it really be so bad?