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
Pupil participation at school matters – here are 3 reasons why
There are lots of ways that you can make your voice heard at school and get involved in making decisions that affect your education and well-being. But why does pupil participation matter? Here are 3 good reasons.
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.
Speaking up at the pupil council about what matters to us
Does something need fixed at your school? Scott spoke up at Pupil Council and made getting online easier.
Want to find out more about your rights? Check out this online game
Want to find out more about your rights while having fun playing games online?
An important time 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 to give pupils more rights.
What if I disagree with decisions about my support?
Sometimes you or your parents or carers will disagree with decisions made about your support. Find out different ways to sort out these disagreements.
First steps: Finding out if you need extra support
Getting the right support starts with people understanding your needs. Find out about your rights to ask for your needs to be assessed.
Know your rights
Children aged 12 and over have more rights to be involved in decisions about their support than ever before.
What do I do if I want to use my rights?
If you’re aged 12 – 15 and want to use your rights, here’s what should happen next.