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.
Out of school
Pupil Voice: the importance of having a safe space at school
Sometimes it may seem hard to control your behaviour. What may help is having a safe space at school.
Money and housing issues
Pupil Voice: Support at school for pupils who have been made homeless
Every day 60 children are made homeless in Scotland. What extra help might make school easier for them?
Pupil voice: talking about bullying
Bullying can take many forms, from teasing someone to online bullying on social media.
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.
Pupil voice: Jordan’s views on her life at school with autism
Young campaigner Jordan talks about her time at school with autism
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’.
One pupil’s advice if you’re being bullied
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….