For a giggle: Mexican Wave in an Exam Hall
Love this Childline film – what a classic! They’ve got lots of good advice about beating exam stress on their website.
The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is listening to 1,000 care experienced voices
“I think it is vital for our voices to be heard. We are the ones that live within the system so we know how it really works and what it feels like, better than anyone else. Find out why listening to care experienced young people is so important.
Just found out you’ve got dyslexia? Get advice from young people who know how you’re feeling….
We love this letter written by two pupils who wanted to help other young people who have found out they have dyslexia.
Does worrying about how you look hold you back at school? Let’s get real…
If you find it hard to feel confident at school because of how you look, you’re not alone. Find out how the Be Real campaign is out to change our ideas about the ‘perfect body’.
Having your say
Your voice counts!
Have your say on what it’s like to get extra support in school
Jordan’s story – autism, school, friends and other life lessons
Hello, this is Jordan . I’m 19 years old, live in Ardrossan and I am autistic. I was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome at the age of 3. It affects my daily lifestyle in many ways. I also am the author of “JUST Jordan”, a newsletter that I write monthly about topics that affect me as an
Getting it right on exam day
So exam day has arrived. Hang in there.
SQA have got some good tips for getting it right on the big day.…Like make sure you have breakfast; read all the questions before you start; and build up your confidence by answering the easier questions first before you tackle the tricky ones.
2017 – a big year for young people’s rights
Rights are used to make sure you feel safe, looked after, respected and listened to. Find out how the law is changing in 2017 to give pupils more rights.
Over 100 pupils with learning disabilities have a say about being included at school
Getting the right support and feeling included in school can be difficult if you have a learning difficulty. Find out what young people have to say…
On dog lovers, homonyms and aspergers: An interview with Author Ann Martin
Best known for The Baby Sitters Club, check out this interview with author Ann Martin about her book Looking for a Lost Dog. We asked Estella, a girl supported by the National Autistic Society, to interview Ann for us.