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Stories with subject: School dress codes
  • School board nixes idea of dress code for parents 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 5:46 pm
  • WEST PALM BEACH, Florida - An unlikely proposal to create a dress code to sway unkempt parents from showing up at school functions was quashed Wednesday.

  • Dress codes: Where should schools set limits? 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:22 am
  • EVANSTON, Illinois - They're called leggings - popular fashion items that are tight-fitting pants to some, and glorified tights to others.

  • Colorado mom: After shaving furor, focus on friend 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 10:26 am
  • DENVER - After a Grand Junction third-grader shaved her head to support a cancer-stricken buddy, the mother wants an end to the national furor over a school's reaction to the act of solidarity and the focus to shift to the 11-year-old friend's recovery.