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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Your rights

Inclusive Education

How can sharing what it’s like to receive additional support in school help other young people?

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Changing School

Pupil voice: moving to high school and getting support for my dyslexia

Hear from Abby about her experience about having dyslexia and changing schools.

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Your rights

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.

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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:

  1. school clothing grants
  2. help to access money and welfare advice
  3. help with food or other costs during school holidays.

Get advice from Child Poverty Action Group Scotland and check out their film.


Dyslexia

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.

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Your rights

Your right to have a say in the support you need at school

Find out about your rights to be supported, included, listened to and involved in decisions at school.

I want to know more about my rights. 


Care experienced

Pupil voice: why it’s important to listen to care-experienced young people

Hear from Lynzy about why it’s important care experienced voices are heard.

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Mental health

It’s not easy to talk


Young people have a say

An advocate can help you make your voice heard at school

Did you know that you have the right to have a say in decisions made about your support at school? Watch this to find out how an advocate can help you make your voice heard.

My Rights My Say can help you to use your rights.