My Opinions about School Uniforms:
A careful look at the arguments
FOR school uniforms - are they just sound bites?.
This page is useful for those who are debating or writing papers about
Mother Knows Best - The impact of
school uniforms on the PARENT'S role in raising their children.
Some folks claim that uniforms or a strict dress code will help a child learn
more. But parents are teachers too, and the area of clothing has
traditionally fallen in their territory. Check out this essay on education
from the parent's side.
The impact of school uniforms on
There are certain costs to the community when a district decides to implement
a uniform policy, some that are not immediately obvious.
Other People's Thoughtful Opinions
About School Uniforms:
Uniform-ly Mistaken, by Carleton
Kendrick Ed.M., LCSW
Leaning Toward the Spartans And
Away from the Athenians
This is a great essay about teaching and learning.
Broken Links – Alas, these
worthwhile essays are no longer available..
School Uniforms in AUSTRALIA - One
It's important to understand the practical effects of any dress policy on a
busy family. School authorities must realize that, for practical reasons,
there will be times when a child will be unable to wear the uniform. It's
important to consider how this will be handled in advance.
Uniforms in Public Schools : An Idea
That Doesn't Fit
.Uniforms Are Not The Answer to
Dress Code Mania: One Teacher's
HE SAID SHE SAID Should Uniforms Be
Mandatory in Public Schools