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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/School_uniforms_by_country

She further noted that school uniforms are no longer up to date and their imposition would be rejected by the current generation of students. The conference of education ministers, a body which decides on school policies, also kicked against school uniforms. They cited historical reasons dating back to WWII with memories ...

school-uniforms.procon.org

Proponents say that school uniforms make schools safer for students, create a " level playing field" that reduces socioeconomic disparities, and encourage children to focus on their studies rather than their clothes. Opponents say school uniforms infringe upon students' right to express their individuality, have no positive ...

www.debate.org/opinions/school-uniforms-yes-or-no

A common misconception is that we shouldn't have uniforms in school because it prohibits individuality. If school is for individually then yes I agree no uniforms, but no. School is for developing the human mind not to develop individuality. Without school uniforms you have a school with severe problems with immodesty and ...

www.greatschools.org/gk/articles/school-uniforms

Brunsma concluded that there is no positive correlation between uniforms and school safety or academic achievement. Meanwhile, the movement toward uniforms in public schools has spread to about a quarter of all elementary schools. Experts say that the number of middle and high schools with uniforms is about half the ...

www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/the-unquestioned-goodness-of-school-uniforms

Sep 6, 2017 ... One widely cited study, on schools in Long Beach, California, showed a decrease in school crime after the introduction of uniforms, but the city had taken many other measures to reduce violence at the same time, so it's hard to tease out how much uniforms mattered. Many studies show no change in school ...

www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/nov/07/wearing-school-uniform-doesnt-help-us-learn

Nov 7, 2014 ... Schools also say that uniforms help to set high academic standards. But some of the highest-achieving countries have no uniform. Finland's schools top international league tables and don't have school uniform; while the UK has the uniforms without the stunning results. Wearing uniform doesn't even “suit” ...

www.listland.com/top-10-reasons-school-uniforms-should-be-banned

Feb 17, 2015 ... According to academician Tony Volk, an expert on bullying, “There is no evidence in bullying literature that supports a reduction in violence due to school uniforms.” Even minus the uniform, he adds that bullies can come up with other reasons that can justify violence and aggression towards their fellow ...

www.healthguidance.org/entry/15038/1/Pros-and-Cons-of-School-Uniforms.html

So there is no easy answer about whether children should or shouldn't wear uniforms and really it comes down to your own philosophies. At the end of the day though it's possible to make school uniforms a lot more pleasant than they are currently and there's no reason for them to be quite so bad to look at. Meanwhile it's ...

www.frenchtoast.com/category/school+info/more+about+school+uniforms/why+school+uniforms.do

The Long Beach Unified School District in California voted to mandate uniform wear in order to reduce gang identification. It had become dangerous and violent to attend school there. This program seems to have effectively decreased gang violence in the district. Children are no longer identified by their "colors." Uniform  ...