PE1914: Ban school uniforms in secondary schools

February 2022 The Scottish Parliament’s Civic Participation and Public Petitions Committee asked us to comment on this petition. Thank you for inviting us to comment on the above petition. The

Printable ‘7 Word Story’ posters

We want everyone to talk about why children’s rights matter, in a way that means people of all ages can take part. Here are some posters of stories we have

Children pointing to Rights poster 'Article 28: I have the right to an education

Letter to Cabinet Secretary: SQA 2020 Appeals Models

Commissioner’s letter to Cabinet Secretary requesting that children and young people from the 2020 cohort who remain disadvantaged by decisions made by the SQA the Scottish Government, to appeal directly

Cover of the #ScotYouthandCOVID2 report.

Scot Youth and Covid 2: Young People’s Participation Through Crisis

July 2021. The Commissioner’s office supported A Place in Childhood (APiC) to work with 25 Young Consultants, exploring their views and experiences of the second lockdown.

This report collects APiC’s findings and highlights the Young Consultants’ 34 Asks to the Scottish Government for meaningful change around Covid.

Cover for policy work created by the Commissioner's office.

SQA Consultation on Appeals

March 2021. We’ve responded to the Scottish Qualification Authority’s consultation on proposals for the 2021 National Qualifications Appeals Process.