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Updated: Should Students Have to Wear School Uniforms?

One in five US public schools require students to wear school uniforms. Proponents say that school uniforms make schools safer for students, create a “level playing field” that reduces socioeconomic disparities, and encourage children to focus on their studies rather than their clothes. Opponents say school uniforms infringe upon students’ right to express their individuality, have no positive effect on behavior and academic achievement, and emphasize the socioeconomic disparities they are intended to disguise. Take a look at our updated website and decide for yourself!