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 somewhere where you can take a step back from it all and have a re-think – a safe space at school.

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Chronic illness

How it feels to have a long term health condition

This HealthTalk film has stories from young people living with conditions like epilepsy, arthritis and diabetes.


Out of school

Not in school because you’re ill?

 

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Being off sick is a common reason for young people to miss school.

 

If you’re having health issues and are struggling to keep up with your work, talk to your teacher about ways the school could help you.

 

Young Scot have got a guide to teen health called the Lowdown with lots of good advice.


Out of school

Website for young Travellers

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If you’re a young person from a travelling community, you might attend school regularly, or only some of the time, or in different places depending on where your family is living at the time.

 

 

Check out check out the STEP website to find out about your rights to education, share your views and get apps to help you learn.


Out of school

Support at school for young carers

Young carers do an amazing job juggling caring and school work, but it’s not always easy. Get advice and hear from other young carers.

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