Mental health

It’s not easy to talk


Young people have a say

An advocate can help you make your voice heard at school

Did you know that you have the right to have a say in decisions made about your support at school? Watch this to find out how an advocate can help you make your voice heard.

My Rights My Say can help you to use your rights. 


LGBT

Supporting LGBT young people at school

If you’re questioning your sexuality or whether to come out at school, find out about ways that schools can support LGBT pupils.

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Friends

Autism and friendship – advice from a young person

We asked a young person with autism to come up with her top tips for making friends and talking to people at school.

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Pupil participation

Pupil Voice: pupil participation at my school means “every single pupil has a voice”

Rachel’s views on pupil participation: What my school is doing to give pupils more say in decision making

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Ethnic Minority Young People

Pupil Voice: Young refugees talk about their education in Scotland

Find out what it’s like for young refugees in Scotland and the support they need to get the most out of their education.

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Pupil participation

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.

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Leaving school

Why it’s a good idea to let your college or uni know you’re disabled

Advice from LEAD about letting your college or uni know you’re disabled.

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Autism

Pupil voice: Jordan’s views on her life at school with autism

Young campaigner Jordan talks about her time at school with autism

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Young people have a say

Pupil voice: my advice for dealing with school problems