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Girls forced to wear shorts under skirts.

Girls forced to wear shorts under skirts.

Girls are being forced to wear shorts under their skirts at school to stop boys from “upskirting”, a teachers’ leader has warned.

Dr Mary Bousted, president of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers (ATL), said that sexual harassment has been “normalised” in adolescent culture and that schools are no longer safe for girls.

She explained that the practise of “upskirting” - where photographs are taken up girls’ skirts without their knowledge - has led to “girls wearing shorts under their skirts so that [boys] are not going to find anything”.

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