The History of School Uniform
Until recent years, the only schools in the United States that required uniforms were exclusive private schools. But the debate over the pros and cons of requiring school uniforms in public schools continues to rage....
It is difficult to trace the origins of the uniform as there is no comprehensive
written history but rather a variety of known influences.
Sep 5, 2014 ... BBC News Online looks back at the history of the outfits kids up and down the
land learn to love - or loathe. Picture school uniforms from the ...
School uniforms may be the subject of heated debates, but they also offer a
glimpse into the past. The history of school uniforms throughout the world can
May 25, 2016 ... History of School Uniforms The first recorded use of standardized dress in
education may have been in England in 1222, when the Archbishop ...
Sep 5, 2016 ... As pupils prepare to return to the classroom after the summer break, Julian
Humphrys looks at the colourful history of school uniforms.
Jul 26, 2011 ... The use of school uniform in the United States is slowly finding its way into public
schools. The uniform policy was implemented in order to mold ...
May 5, 1999 ... The historical origin of uniforms, however, is quite different. Uniforms were first
instituted in 16th Century England at the charity schools for poor ...
Can school uniforms have an influence on acceptable student behavior in ...
whether public school uniforms are able to help deter violence, gangs, weapons.
Oct 12, 1999 ... It's official — the largest school district in the U.S. has adopted school uniforms.
Over a half-million elementary-school students in New York City ...