The question is, Is Whatsapp Really Helping Students? Well, there are ways in which WhatsApp is helping students.
Improved Interaction Between lecturers and Students.
It's not a news again that lecturers in universities have started using WhatsApp as a means of speaking with their students. They proportion times for lectures, and assignments. With the introduction of video calls feature on WhatsApp, lecturers can easily send lecture videos to students.
Students No More Miss Exams, Classes, and Assignment.
In the past students have missed exams, tests that were rescheduled and even classes and assignments. But today, WhatsApp has prevented students from missing all these. Students now create Whatsapp groups where they instantly get information from one another.