Bullying

Racism and racist bullying

It’s against the law to treat someone differently or unfairly because of their colour, ethnicity, nationality or culture. Racism and racist bullying is wrong, and you can get help to make it stop. Check out this powerful film by Childline ‘Think you understand me?’ and get more advice about racism.


Bullying

Pupil voice: talking about bullying

Bullying can take many forms, from teasing someone to online bullying on social media.

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LGBT

Supporting LGBT young people at school

If you’re questioning your sexuality or whether to come out at school, find out about ways that schools can support LGBT pupils.

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Eating

Does worrying about how you look hold you back at school? Let’s get real…

If you find it hard to feel confident at school because of how you look, you’re not alone. Find out how the Be Real campaign is out to change our ideas about the ‘perfect body’.

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Bullying

One pupil’s advice if you’re being bullied


Bullying

Let’s be clear about what bullying is…..

Bullying can happen anywhere. Whatever form bullying takes, it is always wrong. It’s good to be clear about what bullying is, so that it can be challenged….

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Bullying

A film about being bullied for having problems reading

Check out this film called Judged, by I am me Scotland. It’s one girl’s story of what it’s like to have dyslexia and be bullied about reading aloud in class. (more…)


Mental health

Looking for a counsellor?

Counselling is a safe space to talk about issues at school. Find out how to look for a counsellor near you.

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Disability

Feeling included at school when you have a learning disability: a campaign against bullying

Did you know that about 1 in 50 people has a learning disability? Find out about support and how you can campaign for change.

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LGBT

Homophobia at school – being bullied about your sexual orientation

LGBT Youth Scotland film for people who are being bullied or are just trying to work out who they really are…

Lots of schools now have LGBT societies and groups you can join to get support.