Against School Uniforms

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Hello, I’m Nean. I’m going to start my presentation. Can you see my appearance right? I don’t wear a uniform of the university, so my topic is “Against school/university uniform” Do you think school/university uniform is important to us? There are many surveys show that student didn’t want to wear a uniform and I’m the one who thinks that way too. I have decided to talk to you about uniform because I want to change your mind about wearing a uniform which is not always necessary when you going to study at the university. Before we start, I will divide my presentation into 3 parts. The first one is “history of uniform”, next is “cons of school/university uniforms” and the last one is “effect”. So let me start at history part. It is difficult to search the origins of the uniform because there is no extensive written history, but rather a variety of known influences. School uniforms are believed to be a practice which dates to the 16th century in the United Kingdom. It is believed that the Christ Hospital School in London in 1552 was the first school to use a school uniform. They used a standard academic dress dates back to 1222 when the then Archbishop of Canterbury ordered the wearing of the cappa clausa about 800 years ago. Despite this example, the roots of the modern day uniform come mostly from the collegiate uniforms in England. Universities, primary schools, and secondary schools used uniforms as a marker of class and status, which in turn served as a boundary. As early
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