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SCHOOL DRESS CODE
Your Dress Code Is A Bully
Online Confidence Coach for Women
My school basically had this kind of dress code (except for the shirts- guys took off their shirts in gym and even some of
This Teen Was Kicked Out Of Her Prom For Wearing A Tuxedo
Her fellow students reacted perfectly.
Courtesy Carey Burgess
Teen Writes Searing Takedown Of Her School’s Sexist Dress Code
"I learned something very important about myself: I am a whore."
School Flyer Offers Lesson in What Not to Say About Girl's Clothes
Writer, blogger, over-thinker. driftingthrough.com
Girls are bombarded. Daily. Hourly. Constantly. With the shoulds and the should nots. You should act this way. You should project this image. You should be careful not to project this image.
How to Stop Policing Girls and Women
Journalist, author of Human Trafficking Around the World: Hidd...
Unfortunately, policing of females doesn't diminish as we get older and it trickles into our social lives, our interactions with the general public and at work. Dress codes -- on paper or through verbal expectations -- are an easy way to determine if there is disparate treatment of the genders.
Plaid Kilt or Mini Skirt? That Is the Question
Writer, artist, scientist, and cook
The debate on school uniforms and dress codes is intensifying as many parents and educators are increasingly concerned about the trend toward inappropriate dress in schools.
The Ridiculous Dress Code Rule That Made This Teen's Outfit 'Inappropriate'
A Kentucky mom shared her frustrations with a local high school's dress code after her daughter was allegedly sent to the
Dress Code? Spandex
Pia de Jong
Novelist and columnist
The transition to high school announced itself in the form of the middle school prom. Somewhere in that elusive moment between childhood and adulthood, my daughter floats in her too-short dress. Or, rather, in her Spandex underpants.
Marci Auld Glass
pastor, blogger, feminist
When I was interviewing for my current pastoral job, one of the questions asked of me, in one of the many different conversations I had with various committees, was, "What does the Virgin Birth mean to you?"
Stop Policing Women's Bodies
Beth Cone Kramer
Freelance Writer, Co-Founder of Divorce.ly, & Co-Author of "Th...
We can teach our children there's a time and place for cocktail or beach attire without shaming girls for their bodies. And we need to teach and show boys that a girl's attire or presence at a party doesn't mean she's fair game.
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Teen Asked To Cover Up Partially Exposed Shoulders At High School Dance
“How have we gotten to the point that we look at shoulders as if they're somehow pornographic? As if they are this shameful
Student Suspended For Pink Hair After Charity 'Color Run'
Lucinda Rodriguez, owner of a local salon Edna, offered to change Hailey's hair to get her back to school. Hailey reportedly
Back Off, Dress Codes. This is Not Your Call.
Comedian, Writer, Artist, Teacher, Speaker, Podcaster, Mom of ...
Make no mistake: dress codes are increasingly becoming an excuse for sexualizing women and disgracing young girls for the apparent pleasure of those in power. It's bullsh*t.
Target and Sexy Clothes for Girls: Thoughts From a Mom of Boys
Recently, something happened in my house and it got me thinking about how our children's clothing tastes, and maybe their perceptions of bodies and modesty, are really formed.
Female Dress Code Violators Allegedly Called 'Skanks' By Oklahoma Superintendent
"She’s like, ‘Have any of you guys seen anybody around here dressed like a skank?'" Katelynn Hill told KOCO, adding, "[Bass
Rastafarian Student Reportedly Punished At School Over Dreadlocks
“In discriminating against John Doe’s religious beliefs, the school is expressing a preference for certain religions, which
University Of Texas Nursing School Quickly Pulls Sign Warning Women Not To Show Cleavage
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Gayle Timmerman issued a statement Wednesday afternoon, saying "The wording of the signs
School Reportedly Sends Girls Home Over Visible Bra Straps
School officials pulled the students, who attend Menihek High School in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, out of
Parents Say School's Leggings 'Ban' Is Unfair To Girls, 'Contributes To Rape Culture'
”Boys need to be taught to respect women no matter what they’re wearing, and that’s a big deal,” Jerelyn Kruljac, another
5-Year-Old Boy Gets Banned From School For Mohawk
5-Year-Old Boy Gets Banned From School For Mohawk
Dress Codes or How Schools Skirt Around Sexism and Homophobia
Girls and LGTBQ youth are disproportionately affected by school dress codes. Challenging schools to align unexamined, traditional dress codes to contemporary values is a tangible place to start if you're interested in teaching kids to live in a diverse, tolerant society.
Ariel Davila, Colorado Student, Sent Home From School For Dying Hair Blue
Brentwood Middle School officials asked Ariel Davila to leave Monday when she came to school with newly dyed blue hair -- a
Minnetonka High School Principal Makes Leggings Plea To Students: 'Cover Your Butts Up'
In a letter home this week, the Minnesota principal asks parents to encourage their children to cover up their bottoms if
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