Leaving school in 2021
With restrictions starting to lift, leaving school in 2021 may look a little more like you imagined – but it’s far from back to normal.
Support for learning
Need extra support at school?
People sometimes think only pupils with a diagnosis or a particular condition can get #additional support for learning in school. In fact, you should get help with your learning if you are struggling for whatever reason. Check out some of the reasons why you might need extra support at school sometimes.
Young people in foster care have their say “Give me a chance”
Young champions from the Fostering Network Scotland have made an ace film called “Give me a Chance” about the positive role that foster care can have in young people’s lives.
Advice we wish we’d known when we left school
Remember that YOU know yourself best. You’re making a choice for you, no one else.
Leaving school, leaving care
If you’re care-experienced, your school should help you plan what you might do after you leave.
A film about getting ready to leave school
Organisations in Scotland that can help if you’re leaving school this year.
Even if leaving school this year is not quite what you had imagined, there are organisations in Scotland who are there for you.
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.
My world of work
Get the help you need to make decisions about your future.