Pupil participation

Pupil Voice: I am visually impaired and this is what helps me feel supported at school

Find out more about how schools can support pupils who are visually impaired.

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Mediation

Mediation – what it is and how it could help resolve disagreements about your support at school

Find out more about what mediation is and how it can help solve disagreements.

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Your rights

What if I disagree with decisions made about what’s right for me at school?

Find out different ways to sort out disagreements about your support in school.

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Out of school

Pupil voice: I’m at risk of exclusion. This is how the Inclusion Unit helped me.

Reach met with a group of young people about how the Inclusion Unit at their school has helped them keep learning.

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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.

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Money and housing issues

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?

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Alcohol and drugs

Drugs and alcohol – issues and support

What are the biggest issues surrounding drug and alcohol use among young people?

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Leaving school

Why it’s a good idea to let your college or uni know you’re disabled

Advice from LEAD about letting your college or uni know you’re disabled.

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Support for learning

Pupil voice: “Don’t fight your stammer, embrace it”

Hear from Fraser about his experiences and the advice he has for someone living with a stammer.

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Autism

Living with autism – Five things that help

Watch this film and hear from Amber about living with autism.

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