Mediation – what it is and how it could help resolve disagreements about your support at school
Find out more about what mediation is and how it can help solve disagreements.
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.
What young people think about rights
Each pupil should be given the ability to be in control of their own education.
It helps all young people to feel equal to adults.
12 – 15 year olds are just as entitled to their rights as over 16 year olds.
It helps us feel more respected.”
How can sharing what it’s like to receive additional support in school help other young people?
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.
Know your rights
It’s not always easy to talk
Talking to someone you trust at school can be the first step to getting help.
Pupil participation at school matters – here are 3 reasons why
Make your voice heard and get involved in making decisions that affect your education and well-being.
Pupil Voice: respecting Children’s Rights at our School
Learning about your rights can help you feel more cared for and in control of your future. Find out more about the UNICEF Rights Respecting Schools Awards.
Young people have a say
Young Ambassadors for Inclusion – Ask us, hear us, include us
The Young Ambassadors for Inclusion are pupils with diverse support needs, who are campaigning for everyone to be included, no one left out. They created a film which could allow their views to be heard and help school staff understand how to support pupils with additional support needs.