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Dress codes in schools

Dress codes in schools

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Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Students -- United States -- Uniforms,
  • Dress codes -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJill Hamilton, editor.
    SeriesIssues that concern you
    ContributionsHamilton, Jill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3024 .D743 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23143760M
    ISBN 109780737739848
    LC Control Number2008002941

    “Ugh, Dress Codes!” The title of one of year-old Izzy Labbe’s SPARK Movement blog posts encapsulates what I’ve heard so many girls say they feel about their middle and high school dress codes.. Izzy wrote her blog after years of frustration, beginning in early middle school when she began to notice girls’ bodies become objects of adult interest and surveillance.   This is one reason school districts use to implement dress codes. Some schools even require students to have the belt line exposed at all times for fear of guns concealed under clothing. Additionally, educators report a decrease in violence, a reduction of fights in schools and improved student achievement when dress codes have been implemented.

      As schools implement new dress codes in an effort to make these policies more equitable for students, they still contend with some doubts and concerns from community members.   Many schools respond to criticism of dress codes by citing the importance of maintaining a ‘distraction free’ learning environment, or of teaching young people about the importance of dressing Author: Laura Bates.

    The debate about high school dress codes revolves around whether students should be mandated to wear school uniforms or allowed to attend school in their home clothes. Uniforms have for the most part been the mainstay of private schools but public schools are increasingly also adopting dress codes.   NEGATIVE: School dress codes are outrageous and uneeded. POSITIVE: School dress codes reduce help to reduce misbehavior in the school environment. they both work but it depends what your view is. gimme best answer:).


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A very well done book that deals with the pros and cons of schools mandating formal dress codes. Each chapter focuses on a person's views and beliefs as to why/why not /5. Discusses the arguments supporting and opposing dress codes in schools, including if dress codes are legally enforceable, if they create a better learning environment, and if they restrict religious s: 1.

Dress codes in some primary and secondary schools define only the types of clothes and symbols that must not be worn. In other schools, pupils have to wear a uniform, a standardized set of clothes.

In schools where uniforms are the preferred choice, usually boys have to wear dark short or long trousers and light-colored shirts. School Uniforms, Dress Codes & Book Bags. National School Safety and Security Services receives a number of inquiries regarding the issue of school uniforms, dress codes, book bag control, and their role in improving school safety and security.

Although we believe that no single strategy is a panacea for improving school safety, we do believe that school uniforms, dress codes, and book bag. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 94 pages: color illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Introduction --Debate over dress codes and uniforms / Marian Wilde --Students can fight dress codes / Marisa Kakoulas --Enforcement of dress codes wastes time / Kathleen Modenbach --School uniforms are good for parents and students / Cheryl Larkin --School uniforms.

This title addresses the issue of dress codes in schools, including: dress codes help students learn; dress codes set the proper tone; safety and dress codes; accessories and students' individuality; conastitution and dress codes; dress codes and religiou; Students must often make informed decisions about serious issues that will affect the Author: Cynthia A.

Bily. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: color illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Dress codes are intended to help students learn / Marian Wilde --Dress codes help set the proper tone in school / Doreen Umutesi --Dress codes make schools safer / National School Safety and Security Services --Dress codes may not make schools safer / Julian Tanner --At.

Generally, dress codes are much less restrictive than uniform policies. Sometimes, however, dress codes are nearly as strict, as in the case of a middle school in Napa, California. This particular school’s dress code required students to wear solid colors and Author: Marian Wilde.

Dress policies exist for a reason: to make education a priority for all students. A written code, enforced fairly, ensures that we are treated equally. I go to a performing arts school where there is no dress code, so students get to express their style through fashion.

This volume presents multiple sides to dress codes in schools. It recognizes the intimate relationship between its subject and reader as it weaves together different points of view that concern students' rights to wear what they want to wear.

Can students fight dress codes. Should teachers have dress codes. Are uniforms a way of controlling young people. This book was a very interesting book. I never knew that there were so many problems with Schools having different Dress Codes.

This book had a lot of good information from the Government perspective and the kid's perspective. They list the reasons why some schools like School Uniforms and why some think that they are very unnecessary.4/5(1).

Most middle and high schools have a dress code governing what students can and cannot wear. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, about 15 percent of America's high/combined schools have strict dress codes requiring school uniforms; however, other schools still have many rules and regulations for appropriate : Karen Frazier.

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Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and Range: $ - $ Dress codes are typically implemented by school districts and employers to promote learning, safety, and image.

Although such regulations face First Amendment challenges by students, parents, and employees, the courts generally support the schools and employers. Dress codes trace back to the s and ‘30s, and conflicts over the rules have been around ever since, says Paoletti, the fashion historian: “Dress has been an issue in public schools as long.

In schools, dress codes encourage equality among students, especially those of lower socioeconomic statuses, to ensure all students receive equal opportunities in the classroom.

Dress codes at certain restaurants contribute to the atmosphere to provide a fine dining experience.

that dress codes prevent students who are not involved with gangs from mistakenly being targeted as a gang member because of their dress. In addition, some educa­ tors report that dress codes reduce the number of fights in schools.

Many educators who promote the establish­ ment of dress codes also assert that dress codes improveCited by: 1. Gendered dress codes, like many other differences, such as boy and girl lines, boy and girl book lists, boys in the front of the bus and girls in the back of the bus, have far less to do with learning than they do with enforcing like these go hand in hand with students at parochial schools experiencing more harassment and bullying than those at non-denominational private or Author: Soraya Chemaly.

An op-ed in today’s Los Angeles Times entitled “School Dress Codes: Miniskirt Madness” by a New York law professor named Ruthann Robson demonstrates perfectly the difference between libertarians and statists.

Robson is upset over the increasingly strict enforcement of dress codes within America’s public schools. She says that enforcement of such codes interferes with what public. Many dress codes can cause black students to fall behind academically, according to a National Women’s Law Center study.

Looking at public schools in the District of Columbia, the report found that three in four D.C. public high school dress codes say students can be pulled out of class or school for dress code violations. Student Dress Code Policy The purpose of Conestoga Valley School District's Student Dress Code Policy is to clearly define acceptable student attire.

The objective of the policy is to promote an atmosphere for academic success while recognizing significant freedom of student choice and expression. Parents across the country worry that school dress codes end up inadvertently shaming young girls and making them feel self-conscious about their bodies.Like distressed denim or cropped tops became popular and all of a sudden schools had to rewrite their dress codes taking those into consideration as well.

Okay, here are 20 school dress codes, from the s all the way up to our current decade. 20 's Girls: Corsets Were A Requirement.