Why it’s a good idea to let your college or uni know you’re disabled
Disabled. It’s a loaded word not all disabled people want to identify with. But if you want to get off to a good start at college or uni – try to make peace with that word and tick the disability box on your application form.
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.
Jordan’s story – my life at school with autism
Jordan’s story: “When I was at school, I always felt the need to tell everyone I met, my classmates, about the fact I am autistic so that everyone knew why I acted differently from other people”.
Advice we wish we’d known when we left school
Remember that YOU know yourself best. You’re making a choice for you, not for anyone else. And if plan A doesn’t work out, don’t worry. Lots of people end up doing something different from what they first planned.
Young Scot Extra for 16+
For all your questions, Young Scot Extra has got life after your 15th birthday pretty much covered!
A film about getting ready to leave school
Deciding when to leave school
Here’s what you need to know to help you decide when to leave school.
My world of work
Get the help you need to make decisions about your future.
Disabled and leaving school?
Get advice on how you can carry on with your learning after you leave school.