February 17th, 2023


Warm up
If you could have an unlimited supply of anything (not money), what would it be?

Manga artist wants Japanese teachers to feel how dumb their girls’ dress code is

Discussion Questions

  1. What do you think of Ishikawa’s comments on his daughter’s school’s dress code?
  2. Do you agree with the reasoning that “being too warm and cozy will make it harder for students to concentrate”? Why or why not?
  3. What was the school dress code like when you were a highschooler? Was it very strict? How did you deal with the cold while still respecting the dress code?
  4. What do you think of schools that are allowing girls to wear slacks if they want to?
  5. What are other ways schools can change their dress code rules to make students more comfortable especially in the cold winter months?
  6. Would you rather go to a high school that requires a school uniform or a school that allows students to wear casual clothes of their choosing? Please explain.