Does wearing school uniform improve leaners' behaviour?

Schools across the country re-opened on Wednesday to start the 2016 academic year.

CapeTalk/702’s Redi Tlhabi spoke to the listeners about the importance of children wearing school uniform, costs and its effects on learners.

Listen to the full conversation on the Redi Tlhabi Show:

In the schools where school uniform is well worn it does influence discipline. Where the shirts are tucked in, no make-up and no funny hairstyles

Claire, caller from Bryanston

If there was no school uniform children would become materialistic and I believe school uniform is important, it instils discipline

Bridget, caller from Krugersdorp

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