Is it Good to Wear School Uniforms?

673 Words Feb 4th, 2018 3 Pages
A lot of researchers have debated for centuries on whether or not wearing a school uniform is good. In the United States, most public schools do not require students to wear uniforms. However, students are required to wear uniform in private schools. While in most of the countries, either in a public or private school, required to wear uniforms. They even have summer and winter uniforms according to the weather. Most of the people think that wearing uniforms can help student decrease the rate of gang activity, and behave well in school. However, some of the parents think that wearing the uniform do not have their children’s individual rights. Some of the students think it suffocated to wear the uniform. The downsides are the expenses of buying uniforms for poor people, and violating freedom of expression. Although school uniforms are abrogating students’ rights of expression, school uniform can help improve behavior, reduce violence, substance abuse and peer pressure.
The use of school uniform is focused on the private school in the United States. Uniforms were made mandatory for “all students in the belief that they would create an environment conducive to learning and produce an atmosphere of pride, academic achievement, loyalty, unity, and equality among the student population” (Chittom and Ginsburg). In contrast, public school did not require to wear uniforms and open to all students. Parents think it…
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