School Uniforms And The School Uniform

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Most of schools have different policies regarding the school uniforms. There was increase in the school that ask their students to wear a uniform. However, the benefits of the school uniform still unclear for many people. So, the researches conduct research about the actual benefit of the school uniform. Some of the research show there are a relationship between the school uniform and the overall student behavior, safety, and achievements. Many researches follow different method to collect their data and showing their result. Some researches do deeply analysis include the student parents, teachers, school level, and school rates. Introduction School uniform is one of the subjects that its effects on student still not clear.…show more content…
Literature Review: Student achievement: The first article, by David Brunsma and Kerry A. Rockquemore (1998), studied the effects of the school uniforms on attendance, behavior and academic achievement. They took the data from the National Educational Longitudinal Study of 1988. They wanted to see the relationship between the school uniforms and attendance, behavior and academic achievement. They selected students who were in the 8th grade. However, they did some changes in order to adjust the number of the data that used in the analysis. They did that because many sampling were from specific minority groups in the National Educational Longitudinal Study of 1988. They selected they students who participated in their study from the private and public schools. In order to collect their data for their study, they used surveys. They used race and gender as independent variables and behavior and academic achievements as dependent variable. They used behavior scale as their dependent variable in order to see if the student got suspension or the whether the student fought. Moreover, they made a control variable from different type of schools such as catholic schools and private schools. Also, in order to get their result, they used the statistic. They found that the positive correlation between students who wear uniforms and academic achievement was 0.05. So, they suggest there is a relationship between

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