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In Thailand are schools allowed to make children get their hair cut?

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The uglification of children in full swing - still ......... how sad! At least now I know what they do with the kids for those 12 years of education as schooling is quite obviously not on the cards

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I heard they only allow certain clothing too...very shocking!

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48 minutes ago, dlclark97 said:

My biggest concern in this area was not that my daughters hair had to be trimmed to meet acceptable standards but that it had to be dyed/re-dyed black sometimes more than once a month if the roots began to show a different color.  Frequent hair coloring can be or is damaging to the hair over time.  Any natural color hair should be acceptable and forced dying should be banned.

This begs the question: If any student doesn't have naturally black hair, are you saying the school forces them to to dye it?

What colour is your daughter's hair naturally?

What happens if a non-Thai with blonde hair attends this school?

 

edit: According to the soon-to-be-deleted link to the newspaper we can't mention, I just notice it said that according to the new regulation, students may not perm or dye their hair.

 

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19 hours ago, colinneil said:

Zyphodb, just phoned my wife, she reckons it is at the discretion of the school director.

Best leave it alone mate, dont make waves for your daughters sake.

Indeed. They would likely make it hard for the child in revenge, IMO.

 

Good grief it's only hair. It grows back. Why even make a problem over a non issue? Some people just want to make life more difficult than it needs be.

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25 minutes ago, Sydebolle said:

The uglification of children in full swing - still ......... how sad! At least now I know what they do with the kids for those 12 years of education as schooling is quite obviously not on the cards

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You say that as though western schools educate kids instead of indoctrinating them with social justice BS.

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30 minutes ago, holy cow cm said:

The law was just flipped to allow all schools for boys and girls option to not cut their hair. But it left open a clause that allows school boards to allow a specific hairstyle for their school as long as it follows the regulations and conditions. The regulations are no perms, no bleach no facial hair.

 

Don't figure this was also made public in the royal Gazette.

 

Upon taking my daughter to school today I saw many boys that had been buzzed. I asked her if it was same at her school and she said yes. BS and an atrocity. 

My school mandated short back and sides, the military mandated short back and sides- oooh, how terrible that I had my hair cut. Scarred me for life obviously. 55555555555555555

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46 minutes ago, klauskunkel said:

It's part of the system: don't stand out, don't look different, don't act different, don't be an individual. Look the same = act the same = think the same. Be a nice quiet, accepting robot to make the various governments proud. Don't question, don't challenge... accept!

The world today was built by people educated like that. The children that leave western schools now only want to be rich and trendy and wouldn't get out of bed to do a real job.

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1 hour ago, dlclark97 said:

My biggest concern in this area was not that my daughters hair had to be trimmed to meet acceptable standards but that it had to be dyed/re-dyed black sometimes more than once a month if the roots began to show a different color.  Frequent hair coloring can be or is damaging to the hair over time.  Any natural color hair should be acceptable and forced dying should be banned.

They would be thinking of her. Children bully anyone that is different. Happened in my schooldays and still does by all accounts.

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20 hours ago, Sheryl said:

you will antagonize the school and cause your child to "stand out" and look different from the other students.

Yes, good call.

 

You certainly wouldn't want her to be an individual with her own thoughts. Perish the thought!  🙂

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Personally I would take the following course of action. I would go to see the director for a one on one meeting. I would start by saying that I intend to comply. Then tell him or her why you thoroughly disagree with this edict. Comply for the sake of peace and the child. But state your views in private very vociferously.

 

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1 hour ago, bluesofa said:

This begs the question: If any student doesn't have naturally black hair, are you saying the school forces them to to dye it?

What colour is your daughter's hair naturally?

What happens if a non-Thai with blonde hair attends this school?

 

edit: According to the soon-to-be-deleted link to the newspaper we can't mention, I just notice it said that according to the new regulation, students may not perm or dye their hair.

 

Our daughter in Maejo uni had to dye hers.....If you were to look at her hair in passing, you'd have to look hard to notice....But when she's in among a group it's more noticeable.....

Her natural hair color is dark, dark brown bordering black with a slight natural wave - but not black.....

She also has beautiful translucent copper eyes - they're just going to have to live with that part....

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2 minutes ago, pgrahmm said:

Our daughter in Maejo uni had to dye hers.....If you were to look at her hair in passing, you'd have to look hard to notice....But when she's in among a group it's more noticeable.....

Her natural hair color is dark, dark brown bordering black with a slight natural ware - but not black.....

She also has beautiful translucent copper eyes - they're just going to have to live with that part....

Surely that could be seen as 'colourist' if that's not the natural hair colour.

BHM  Black Hair Matters - if yours isn't, you don't matter.

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