Schools Should Not Have Uniforms

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Would anybody want their freedom taken from them? Nobody would willingly give their freedom up. What’s the next thing thats going to happen, will schools having edible food. Hard to see, right? So are uniforms. Schools should not have uniforms for these three reasons: It takes the students freedom of expression away, it’s a bandaid reason to cover up violence, and some parents might not be able to afford the uniforms. It takes freedom of expression away Students wouldn’t be able to express themselves like others can. “They shouldn't because they should be able to express themselves and choose what to wear. Also, they should be able to wear what they want and be free to wear what they want. They should also be able to share their personalities with their classmates and family members. ” (should kids). Some students can’t express themselves with art or music so, there way is through clothing like: buttons, band t-shirts, etc. In private schools it would be easier to enforce since there parents are paying extra for a better education. Public schools on the other hand would be a lot harder to enforce especially because some students don’t like school. Which if uniforms were enforced would make students hate school even more. “Wearing uniforms can also hurt one’s self image. Almost all uniforms aren’t made with all body types in mind, but they are chosen for all students to wear.Even though each student looks and is built different.”(Should kids). Most of the uniforms shown on television shows are very small waisted and any bigger students look awkward and uncomfortable in them. No one can control how their body was built. Some students are stockier and have broader shoulders than others. Does that mean they’ll be forced t... ... middle of paper ... ...ny further. This is all of our chances to change something for future generations. Works Cited Granite. "Arguements about Uniforms." Anglefire. Rhapsody, 18 Apr. 2005. Web. 11 Jan. 2014. (Granite) Scholastic New. "Should Schools Require Uniforms." Inspire. Scholastic News, 6 May 2013. Web. 11 Jan. 2014. (scholastic) "School Uniforms? Yes and No?" How We. TypePad, 10 Oct. 2013. Web. 11 Jan. 2014.(School) "Should Kids Have to Wear School Uniform." Debate.org. Debate.org, 3 Mar. 2013. Web. 11 Jan. 2014. ( should kids) Tarshis, Lauren. "School Uniforms Awesome or Aweful." Inspire. Scholastic Scoop, 21 Nov. 2011. Web. 11 Jan. 2014. (Tarshis) Wilde, Maria. "Do Uniforms Make School Better." Greatschool. Greatschool, 2001. Web. 10 Jan. 2014. (Wilde) "Will School Uniforms Crube Student Violence." Inspire. Johnson Publishing, 1 Apr. 1996. Web. 11 Jan. 2014. (Will school)
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