You have the right to extra help with your learning if you need it for any reason at all.
You should feel supported, included and listened to at school, and involved in decisions being made about your education.
Talk to the school about the support that’s right for you.
Any extra help you get should meet your individual needs and help you to reach your fullest potential.
4 tips from young people who’ve all needed extra help with their learning
- “You are not alone. There are so many other young people out there in the same situation as you and lots of people around you that can help.”
- “Everyone needs help at some point in their lives. It’s nothing to be ashamed of”.
- “There are people out there who care and can support you. Talking to a trusted adult can really help”.
- “If someone asks what’s wrong, don’t be afraid to tell them”.