Bringing on new school councillors can be difficult. Use this simple structure to create a welcome pack and plan for how to support them and get your school council off to a flying start.
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A process, lessons plans, worksheets and ideas for how to make your school council election successful, effective and inclusive.
Trying to create a short and simple but comprehensive policy for how school and class councils should work in a primary school.
Here’s the first part of our findings from a brilliant research project that we worked on for the Children’s Commissioner. It’s all about best practice in student voice, and here’s a short ‘How to’ guide with as much advice as we could possibly fit onto two pages. Feel free to download and share. You can [...]
5 short sessions that can be run in tutor/form time to introduce the whole school to what the school council is, why they should stand and how they should vote.
A free little pocket guide for school council reps, year council reps, and class reps, in fact anyone who represents others as part of student voice.
A short toolkit covering many of the essentials anyone working with school/ student/ pupil councils will find useful. If your school council has got a bit stale this will challenge you to think about how it’s set up and help you find a better way.
Template to make the cards for ‘Making it fun: getting to know your reps.’
The most important job on any council is being a representative. This guide will help you understand what a good rep is and help you to become one.
It’s a tough job being a chairperson.
This guide will help you to understand what it needs and help you to be a great one.