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My Say:

Care experienced

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.

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My Say:

Autism

Jordan’s story – autism, school, friends and other life lessons

Hello, this is Jordan . I’m 19 years old, live in Ardrossan and I am autistic. I was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome at the age of 3. It affects my daily lifestyle in many ways. I also am the author of “JUST Jordan”, a newsletter that I write monthly about topics that affect me as an

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My Say:

Your rights

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.

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Mental health

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…)


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Your rights

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.

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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.

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My Say:

Disability

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. 


My Say:

Having your say

Know you rights – having your say

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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.


My Say:

Having your say

A film about pupil councils

Check out this Education Scotland film about being involved in pupil councils, eco-committees and other forums.

Having a voice at school.


My Say:

Having your say

Children’s Voices – Children’s Parliament

Children’s Parliament gives children the chance to voice their ideas, thoughts and feelings; so that the things they care about are listened to by politicians and other grown ups with a role in making decisions that impact on them.