Pupil voice: why it’s important to listen to care-experienced young people
“I think it is vital for our voices to be heard. We are the ones that live within the system so we know how it really works and what it feels like, better than anyone else”.
Starting at high school is a big change, especially when your primary school only has 23 pupils
Find out how Luke coped with moving to secondary school from his small primary school. (more…)
Moving school: Eilidh’s story
Eilidh tell Reach how she felt about leaving her primary school and going to secondary school. She uses a wheelchair so it was important for her to know that her new school was making plans to ensure she had the support she needed.
100 things to do at school before the age of 11 – chosen by primary pupils
Making new friends can be hard – here’s a tip
Made by young people at Aye Mind.
Worried about making friends
Making new friends at school isn’t easy. It can be scary to go up to someone you don’t know. You might feel shy. You might worry that they won’t understand you or that you won’t fit in. Here are 5 top tips for making friends.
Moving schools? Some advice from young people
A Fixers film with tips on moving from Primary to Secondary School.