Pursuing an education? Here's what you should wear if you don't want to be sent home.

"What item of clothing will allow me to finish high school?" (via Thinkstock)

Lately, school dress codes have been attracting a lot of criticism. The criticism suggests dress codes are sexist and that they unfairly target women and girls with body-shaming double standards. People on the other side of the argument say, "Hey, rules are rules." The rules given to children about how they can or cannot show their bodies are basically holy scripture, and aren't for us to question or change no matter how archaic they become.

They add, it's important to teach a girl modesty. If she doesn't learn to be ashamed of her body as a wee babe, she'll show up to her first day on the job, fresh out of college, wearing nothing but pasties and a smile!