My Say:

Having your say

“Every single pupil has a voice”

What can schools do to make sure pupils have more say in decision making?

Rachel from Harlaw Academy shared with us how her school has been making sure pupils feel more supported and listened to.

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Hearing loss

BSL – pupils at St Rochs hearing impairment unit share their advice


My Say:

Having your say

Pupil voice: my advice for dealing with school problems


My Say:

Having your say

Pupil voice: my advice if you’re feeling down about school


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Your rights

Pupil Voice: Respecting Rights at our School

Learning about your rights at school can help you feel more cared for and in control of your future. Hear from pupils talking about the UNICEF Rights Respecting Schools Awards and the difference it’s made in their school.

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LGBT

LGBT+ pupil: “I am recovering from depression and anxiety… mainly because of bullying at school.” 

Getting bullied at school because of your sexual orientation is just SO wrong. It can take its toll on your mental health. Find out how LGBT young people are campaigning for better mental health support.

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Having your say

“We are the young people, we are the experts, and we really want to be heard”: Inclusion Ambassadors

“It feels very low to be left out”. “We need to be treated equally”. “I’d need to trust the people I’m asking for help”. Words of wisdom from a group of young people with diverse support needs campaigning for everyone to be included, no one left out.


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Your rights

Speaking up about mental health issues

Finding it hard to stay positive? Like lots of pupils, Jenna struggled with anger issues when she was having a hard time at school. She talked about how she was feeling and got support through her House Base.


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Your rights

Sorting out issues – how I used my right to ask for an assessment

If you aren’t happy with one of your classes, you can ask to be assessed to find out what learning support will work better for you. Here’s how Josh had his say.


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Your rights

How I got the chance to use my voice at school

Ever had a difficult relationship with someone at school? Find out how a meeting with her teachers helped Shannon have her say and make things easier for her.