What you told Reach when we visited schools to ask what you think…..
We learn so much from listening to you. Here’s the first of our infographics from the recent school visits we did – the youth voice on school problems.
Ethnic Minority Young People
Pupil Voice: Young refugees talk about their education in Scotland
Can you imagine having to leave behind your home, friends and family and go on your own to a new country you know nothing about? Find out what it’s like for young refugees in Scotland.
3 reasons why pupil participation at school matters
There are lots of ways that pupils can get involved in decision making at school. But why does pupil participation matter? Here are 3 good reasons.
Pupil Voice: “Every single pupil has a voice”
Rachel’s views: What my school is doing to give pupils more say in decision making
It’s not always easy to talk
It’s not always easy to talk, but sharing your problems with someone you trust can help.
Having your say
Pupil voice: my advice for dealing with school problems
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
Pupil voice: my advice if you’re feeling down about school
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.
Pupil voice: LGBT+ young person – “I am recovering from depression and anxiety… mainly because of bullying at school.”
Getting bullied at school because of your sexual orientation can take its toll on your mental health. Find out how LGBT young people are campaigning for change.