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School uniforms


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    • Schools--Uniforms
    • Student uniforms
    • Students--Uniforms
    • Uniforms, School
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    • found: Work cat.: School boys in uniform, Japan, between 1910 and 1930, via University of Washington digital collections, International Collections, June 14, 2022.
    • found: ERIC thesaurus, via WWW, June 14, 2022(School Uniforms. SN Standardized clothing for regular school attendance worn in conformity with school policy. BT Clothing)
    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, June 14, 2022(school uniforms. SN Uniforms for school children, which are often made mandatory. School uniform designs vary, but may consist of a jacket and a skirt or a pair of pants, a collared shirt and a type of neckwear. Originally these may have been inspired by formal wear, military, or marine uniforms. BT Uniforms)
    • found: Definitions website, June 14, 2022(school uniform: a school uniform is an outfit--a set of standardized clothes--worn primarily for an educational institution; they are common in primary and secondary schools in various countries)
    • found: Collins website, June 14, 2022(school uniform: the uniform that, in some schools, it is compulsory for the schoolchildren to wear)
    • found: Oxford learner's dictionaries website, June 14, 2022(school uniform: special clothes worn by pupils at a particular school. Wearing school uniform is a British tradition and is rarely found in the US. In most schools pupils have to wear clothes of a particular colour, often dark blue, black or dark green. Some schools, especially private schools, require pupils to wear special clothes which have to be bought from a particular shop)
    • found: Hiestand, D. A comparative policy analysis on the effectiveness of implementing student uniforms in public school districts within the United States from 1993 through 1998, 1999.(OCoLC)42280670
    • found: Uniforms in public schools, 2006:contents (Evaluating public school uniforms; Studying public elementary school uniform policies with small samples; School uniforms in middle schools; Student uniforms and school climate: the urban middle school teachers' perception) (OCoLC)60697087
    • found: Gonnella, J. A research study of school uniforms on academic achievement, attendance, and behavior referrals in third, fourth, fifth, and sixth grade students, 2003:p. 17 (student uniforms) (OCoLC)1114419146
    • found: DeMitchell, T.A. The challenges of mandating school uniforms in the public schools, 2015:pp. x-xi (The school board's community meeting on February 13, 2013 in the Goldendale High School cafeteria centered on whether high school students should wear school uniforms. The high school had a dress code policy but was considering a uniform look for its students; school-uniform policy for students) p. 3 (School uniforms define what must be worn to school while dress codes define what must not be worn to school) (OCoLC)919087789
    • found: Bruce, A.M. Contradiction, rebellion, and socialization : the impact of required uniforms on urban middle school students, 2003.(OCoLC)54756149
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    • [Established November 2022.]
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    • 2022-06-14: new
    • 2022-11-14: revised
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