Persuasive Essay: Why Should School Uniforms Are Not?

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Every day teenagers spend eight hours in school. They sit at their desks, listen to their teachers and do their school work. In some schools they are forced to wear school uniforms. This restriction is too much. In schools, students should not be forced to wear uniforms because they take away their freedom of expression, their individuality and they absolutely do not help the families save money. First of all, school uniforms do not allow students to express themselves. The first amendment of the U.S. Constitution guarantees that all individuals have the right to express themselves freely. I have talked to many teenagers and they say “it’s simply not fair.” Teenagers are at an age where they are trying to find their identity. According…show more content…
This is not true. It is logical to say that when teenagers come home from school, they want to change out of the clothes that they were forced to wear to school. Well, what are they going to change into? They will want clothes of their own choice. This means that parents would still have to provide their children with clothes that fit current trends, plus they would have to buy a separate set of clothes for their children to wear to school each day. Not only are the current trends expensive, but school uniforms are just as expensive. Some people can’t afford to buy uniforms for school. Some people may not even be able to go to school because of how expensive uniforms are. That is not fair to the kids who wants to go to school and get a good education but can’t because of how expensive uniforms are. While it is possible that some teenagers may not want designer clothes in addition to their school uniform, it is very unlikely. In conclusion, in our public schools, students should not be forced to wear uniforms. This is because they take away a student’s freedom of expression, sense of individuality and they do not save families any money. There are plenty restrictions already in place for students. These rules and regulations are acceptable because they help maintain order on a daily basis. However, mandating school uniforms would not be a helpful regulation. Uniforms may seem like a good idea at first, but in the end they would do more harm than
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