When I recently heard MPS was considering making all schools wear uniforms across the board I had two thoughts. 1st thought was from a clothing stand point making kids all wear the same thing may minimize kids feeling they have to buy name brand clothes or prevent some kids from being made fun of for not dressing "cool". 2nd thought was why would you implement a clothing change instead of focusing on changing the culture? Meaning raising the standards, increasing pay of qualified teachers, upgrading facilities, updating books, improving the curriculum and resources for students.
Below is the full story via Fox 6.com The propsal goes before the full baord Feb 23