School Dress Codes: When Do They Go Too Far? | Above the Noise

School Dress Codes: When Do They Go Too Far? | Above the Noise
School Dress Codes: When Do They Go Too Far? | Above the Noise
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On social media, conversations about #Imnotadistraction are gaining popularity, and school dress codes are coming under fire from students who say these policies can be sexist and racist. But many argue strict dress codes are necessary for a safe learning environment. So, how should schools decide on dress code policies? Have your students watch the video and respond to the question in KQED Learn.

The accompanying lesson plan asks students to explore the pros and cons of dress code policies in light of the national conversation, as well as their own school. 

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