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SCHOOL DRESS CODE
Your Dress Code Is A Bully
Bully Surviver, Activist, and Author
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, Soccer Mom, 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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Does This Dress Look Too Bare? One Utah High School Said Yes
Student Suspended For Pink Hair After Charity 'Color Run'
Back Off, Dress Codes. This is Not Your Call.
Writer, comedian, mom. http://girlonsaturday.blogspot.com
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.
Superintendent Allegedly Calls Female Dress Code Violators 'Skanks'
Rastafarian Student Reportedly Punished At School Over Dreadlocks
Nursing School Quickly Pulls Sign Warning Women Not To Show Cleavage
School Reportedly Sends Girls Home Over Visible Bra Straps
Parents Explain Why School's Leggings 'Ban' Sends The Wrong Message To Students
Dress Codes or How Schools Skirt Around Sexism and Homophobia
Feminist, writer, and satirist (not always in that order)
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.
Parents Furious After Daughter Sent Home From School For Blue Hair
Minnetonka High School Principal Makes Leggings Plea: 'Cover Your Butts Up'
Dad Protests Principal For Teaching Teen About Porn
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