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Your rights

Know your rights


Young people have a say

Help to make your voice heard

You have the right to take along an advocacy worker to meetings with the school about your learning and support. Watch this to find out how advocacy can help make your voice heard….


Young people have a say

Pupil Voice: how to spot fake news – Young Media Voices project

How can you tell if what you’re reading, hearing or watching can be trusted? Young Media Voices share their top tips!

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Pupil participation

Pupil participation at school matters – here are 3 reasons why

You have the right to be listened to and involved in decisions that affect you. Here are 3 reasons why pupil participation matters, and some ideas for ways to get your voice heard.

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Your rights

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.

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Your rights

Sorting out issues – how I used my right to ask for an assessment

If you aren’t happy with one of your classes, you can ask to be assessed to find out what learning support will work better for you. Here’s how Josh had his say.


Your rights

How I got the chance to use my voice at school

Ever had a difficult relationship with someone at school? Find out how a meeting with her teachers helped Shannon have her say and make things easier for her.


Young people have a say

Pupil Voice: Young people from Scotland call for more say in how schools are run

How do young people want to be involved in decision-making in school? Find out what over 1,000 Scottish pupils have to say.

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Pupil participation

BSL: Pupil participation helps you do well at school

Check out this great BSL film about how being included in decision making helps you do well at school. It’s made by The Children and Young People’s Commissioner Scotland.


Young people have a say

Pupil Voice: ‘Planning our learning: a guide to including us’

5 ways to involve us in planning our learning: Preston Lodge High pupils have their say.