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School Violence and Dress Code or Uniform Policy

Provide a quick synopsis of the current problem of violence in US schools. What are the reasons for suggesting a new dress code or uniform policy for the students? What does the proposed dress code or uniform policy look like? What are steps to ensure the students adhere to the dress code or uniform policy? What might some penalties for violating the dress code or uniform policy be?

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A quick synopsis of the current problem of violence in US schools.

The problem of school violence is reflective of the overall violence in America. America has per capita more violent crime than all other Westernized countries combined with gun violence being the highest in any Industrial country. Most "school violence" mentioned within the media is predicated upon school shootings and the easy access to guns by children as a direct result of the lack of gun control laws within the country. Therefore, the synopsis is that violence in US schools is a byproduct of the violence in US society as a whole, and until this violence is addressed, school violence will continue.

An overview of the reasons for suggesting a new dress code or uniform policy for the students.

Dress codes are a stopgap measure that ...

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School violence and dress codes or uniform policy are examined.

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