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School Uniforms Individuality is The aggregate of qualities and characteristics that distinguish one person or thing from others as in Monotonous towns lacking in individuality or She was so absorbed by the movement that she lost all sense of individuality This quality of being an individual is exactly what schools as havens of self-discovery and development should be encouraging most The schools however are now attempting to limit students self-expression by implementing a uniform an action based on questionable studies The problems caused by uniforms outweigh the proposed benefits In addition outfitting a student body in uniforms is a very laborious administrative process facing strong opposition and requiring much time and effort to be spent Valuable resources should not be spent on such a trivial issue Finally clothing often reflects the personality of the student but a uniform is unlikely to change someones behavior If a students attire does not infringe on the learning or rights of another person then there is not reason to confine freedom of dress Advocates of uniforms claim that when everyone is wearing outfitted uniformly students focus on appearance diminishes This is absurd for several reasons Primarily students will spend much more time and effort on their appearance attempting to distinguish or express themselves while staying within the confines of the dress code Furthermore peoples differences should be celebrated not disguised with uniforms Promoted as the ultimate solution to problems such as gangs and violence uniforms are only a temporary resolution If violence is such a large problem that it is necessary to take away the freedom of students the problem should be targeted at its root Perhaps a lower studentteacher ratio is needed or severer penalties for transgressions The school can change the way students look they can implement mandatory uniforms but this will not change the way students think If students are in a gang and dress and act accordingly putting them in uniforms is not an effective
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