Pupil Voice: My experience of living with ADHD
For young people with ADHD it can be hard to concentrate in school. Hear from one pupil about what it’s been like for them in school.
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.
Pupil Voice: What schools can do to support me as a young carer
Top tips for schools and teachers about how they can support pupils who are also young carers.
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.
How can sharing what it’s like to receive additional support in school help other young people?
Pupil voice: moving to high school and getting support for my dyslexia
Hear from Abby about her experience about having dyslexia and changing schools.
Know your rights: the UN Convention on the rights of the child
Find out about your rights to be listened to and involved in decisions made about your support in school.
Money and housing issues
Pupil voice: How poverty affects young people
Money issues? You’re not the only one.
Here are some ways schools can help pupils whose families are struggling with the costs of the school day:
- school clothing grants
- help to access money and welfare advice
- help with food or other costs during school holidays.
Get advice from Child Poverty Action Group Scotland and check out their film.
Pupil voice: what your teacher can do to support you if you have dyslexia
Got dyslexia? Here are some tips from Rachel about what teachers can do to help you at school.