“Students, Parents Finding School Uniforms A Good Fit.” Rhode Island News, 31 August 2007. Web. 11 January 2011. Motsinger, Carol. “Ironing Out Policies In School Uniforms.” USA Today, 7 August 2007.
Therefore, the debate over uniforms and dress codes is long going and also familiar Kizis, S. (2000, 09). Schools then experimented with an option for uniforms to see if any changes in behavior will evolve. Moreover some education facilities find that a supplement solution that helps eliminate some aspects of bullying is an implication of school uniforms. Fashion plays a powerful role in everyday life. Students that are in public schools whom do not require the use of uniforms wear what they please while looking up to fashion icons; such as Michael Jordan, Beyoncé, Britney Spears, P. Diddy etc.
Censorship in Schools There has recently been a renewed interest and passion in the issue of censorship. In the realm of the censorship of books in schools alone, several hundred cases have surfaced each year for nearly the past decade. Controversies over which books to include in the high school English curriculum present a clash of values between teachers, school systems, and parents over what is appropriate for and meaningful to students. It is important to strike a balance between English that is meaningful to students by relating to their lives and representing diversity and satisfying worries about the appropriateness of what is read. This burden often falls on teachers.
Some schools are taking uniform violations so far that students are being removed from a regular class to an alternate classroom setting. Requiring a school uniform is an invasion of parental rights and duties. It is a parent’s duty to control what their child wears to school, not the schools. Parents are getting upset that schools are disciplining their kids for wearing clothes they picked for the kids to wear (McConville). “Teachers have complained that school uniform policies are distractions from teaching and learning, and parents’ rights groups object strenuously to being told how to dress their chi... ... middle of paper ... ...: School Uniforms.
Web. 12 May. 2014 Motsinger, Carol. "Ironing out policies on school uniforms" USA TODAY. A Division of Gannett Co. Inc., 6 August 2007.
By taking away that right, it is violating their rights as American citizens and their right to have freedom of religion. In 1962, The Supreme Court ruled that school prayer violates the constitution. Many believe a new amendment needs to allow voluntary school prayer. For example, the Christian Coalition was sponsoring a bill called The House Joint Resolution 78 or The Religious Freedom Amendment. This bill will not allow the government to establish a religion, but it does give people the right to pray and recognize their own religious beliefs and traditions on public property, which does include schools.
Yes, they have years of experience, after all they’re talking to their children, but ... ... middle of paper ... ... Control // Parents and Others are at Odds as the School Board Prepares to Vote on Whether to Allow the Distribution of Contraceptives in High Schools." Star Tribune: 0. Apr 04 1999. ProQuest. Web.
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