11 Feb '12, 10pm

Virginia School District Wants to Ban Cross-Dressing By Students | Care2 Causes

I think comfortable uniforms are suitable for students. There is way too much emphasis on who wears what...not on the kids' value as humans. Many businesses including most grocery stores, the military, hospitals, etc. have employees dress alike or very similar...it's to take the focus off of the person and onto the teamwork, equality and the work that needs to be done instead of comparing each others clothes, wealth, or status. I've worked as a teacher and teacher's aide in the past and know how much anger, jealousy, and hatred often occurs because of clothes so made sure the school may daughter went to required a causal uniform. When the one school switched to a "uniform" of a school T-shirt and jeans, the kids focused more on school than each others clothes. Now that she's in college, she does not wear one, but college students aren't as hung up on it as middle and high ...

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