Many school districts since have followed suit, also noting that the positives strongly outweigh any negatives. A study found that there were no positive effects on tenth grade exams, the results of the study were actually negative procon. The debate rages on in schools and homes: should American students have to wear school uniforms? Students should be able to express their feelings and emotions by wearing regular clothes. Having a few dress code guidelines is quite an easy fix to these issues. This means decreased morning arguments as everyone knows exactly that the only dress to wear is the regulated school uniform.
With different rules in place we can reclaim our individuality. Uniforms also make it almost harder for students to be bullied over clothing choices. Schools with strict dress codes and uniforms have gone so far as to disallow small, cartoon images on socks, or certain brand names. Critics, mostly students believe that wearing a school uniform is boring. By wearing the school uniform, it reduces the victimization since all students appear the same. If you want to see my other reasons then challenge this topic to a debate, as I will happily accept your challenge.
Everyone dresses the same so everyone thinks the same. In fact, most of the litigation resulting from uniforms has been located at levels of K-12 that are higher than elementary schools. It is time for all of us to think neutral, leave our egos behind and decide what is best for our new generation and society. Today, School Uniform programs can be found in communities all over the country. A collared white shirt or polo must be worn with a jumper. The same applies to gang recruitment. A majority of students do not want to wear the uniforms, and as a result, behavioral problems around the school occur.
To some kids, when they can't pick out … what they want to wear and they become stressed out. How is telling us exactly what to wear teaching us responsibility. Introduction Should students wear school uniforms? That was time away from class. This may not be fair. While worrying about tests you are also constantly worrying about getting caught with a uniform violation. He also conducted his own analysis of two enormous databases, the 1988 National Educational Longitudinal Study and the 1998 Early Childhood Longitudinal Study.
Wearing trendy and designer clothes every day to school is an expensive affair, especially to those parents that strain to make ends meet for their children. Opponents: The idea of uniforms was based on the archaic education module, but in the present scenario, where the focus has shifted to modern education and individuality, uniforms are absolutely unnecessary. Uniforms can be quite distracting during the day because of all the restrictions. There will be no creativity, diversity or individuality. Aside from the necessity of complying with school rules when uniforms are mandatory, there are several research-proven benefits to requiring students to wear uniforms, including a reduction of student distraction and less pressure on families to purchase clothing for children. Critics believe that forcing kids to wear uniforms to school limits their personal expression.
People who only make friends with people who wear the same kinds of shirts as them, are spoiled brat kids who never really have friends. Armed Forces recruiter out of uniform trying to recruit new soldiers; the success rate goes down. One side sees uniforms as bringing much-needed equality among students, while the others see it as a practice promoting conformity. We should not rely on school uniforms to swipe the problems under the rug, this does the students no good. Proponents: In schools where a uniform is not compulsory, pupils from richer families may show off their latest brands of outfits, footwear, and accessories. Adults make their own clothing choices and have the freedom to express themselves through their appearance. School uniforms cause student violence to increase in school where uniforms are mandatory.
Allowing students to make their own determinations regarding dress code teaches them to make their own decisions and allows them to express their unique personal styles. Last but not least, school districts that require their students to wear school uniform have more of a formal look to the school. Having school uniforms be required for the students to wear gets rid of the bullies who pick on other students based on what they are wearing. These are old assumptions based on intangible fears. If someone were to come into a building, the intruder could easily be recognized. A 1994 peer-reviewed study found that students in uniform were perceived by teachers and fellow students as being more academically proficient than students in regular clothes.
Students should be taught to act orderly regardless of what others are wearing. Parents can reduce their financial burden when their children are limited to wearing one simple outfit every day. During this time, public schools have debated whether students should wear school uniforms. The primary reason as to why the society and schools emphasize on the uniforms is to create a sense of equality for the students in the learning institutions. Parents can reduce their financial burden when their children are limited to wearing one simple outfit every day. Students are already required to go to school. Parents already pay taxes, and they still need to buy regular clothes for their children to wear when they're out of school and for dress-down days.
When people all look the same, there is really nothing for other kids to point out and make fun of. Quit dictating to us what my child should wear. Confidence is much harder to achieve while wearing a uniform. The district superintendent, while admitting that banning images on clothes raises concerns about the restriction of political and religious speech, announced his intention to move soon toward implementing uniforms in the district. This introduction is aimed to help you have an idea of this hotly debated topic.
In the school uniforms debate, proponents believe school uniforms can help make the school environment more student friendly. What research says about school uniforms Virginia Draa, assistant professor at Youngstown State University, reviewed attendance, graduation and proficiency pass rates at 64 public high schools in Ohio. Toledo girls are allowed a fairly wide range of dress items, however: blouses, polo shirts with collars, turtlenecks, skirts, jumpers, slacks, and knee-length shorts and skirts. When all students are dressed alike, competition between students over clothing choices and the teasing of those who are dressed in less expensive or less fashionable outfits can be eliminated. Attention should be on academics and sports, not on how a person dresses. The dissidents on the both sides of the fence have certain reservations on whether uniforms be made compulsory in schools. As a result, 75 students received in-school suspensions for breaking the school's uniform restrictions.