#have my say
What helps young people feel included in school?
“For me, talking and listening are the key to true inclusion” Mark Stewart, Young Inclusion Ambassador talks about his experience of school.
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.
Jordan’s story – autism, school, friends and other life lessons
Jordan’s story: “When I was at school, I always felt the need to tell everyone I met, my classmates, about the fact I am autistic so that everyone knew why I acted differently from other people”.
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.
How anxiety affects you at school
Louise a young person from Falkirk is on a campaign to help teachers get better at supporting pupils with anxiety. (more…)
Inclusive Education: Take Action!
How did two pupils from Scotland take their stories of receiving additional support in school all the way to the European Parliament.
Having your say
How useful is your school plan?
What do children and young people think about the support they get and how useful their Child’s Plan is? Here’s what pupils in Highland had to say.
Agents of Change: Disabled young people have their say
In this film, disabled school leavers have their say on issues like transport, advocacy and bullying. Read more about the Agents of Change project here.
Having your say
Know you rights – having your say
Did you know that you have the right to have a say in decisions that affect you?
This is just one of a list of rights you have. Rights are like promises to young people to keep you safe, look after you and treat you fairly. Find out more about your rights from the Children and Young People’s Commissioner.