The Children and Young People's Voice page: listening to the voice of all learners - home for pupil and student participation and engagement in North Yorkshire Youth Councils, Student Councils, Young People's Councils, student voice and pupil voice in schools, Flying High Group, MEA/ Minority Ethnic Achievement. It's all about improving children and young people's participation and engagement in all aspects of provision in school and the community and giving children and young people a voice and enabling them to make a difference.
North Yorkshire County Council are committed to children and young people's engagement and participation in decision making. Children and young people have a right to influence decisions which are made on their behalf and we will support them to do this. We believe that through active engagement and involvement our services will be improved and that we will become more responsive to children and young people's needs. We also value the other benefits which can come to communities and individuals through being more actively involved in local decision making.
This page includes
- the student voice toolkit, supplemental resources, case studies, resources and links to partner groups and agencies
- links to: student voice and pupil voice in schools, Youth Councils, Student Councils in schools, Young People's Council for children in care, the Flying High Group for disabled young people, supporting the needs of vulnerable young people such as through MEA/ Minority Ethnic Achievement and more.
UK Youth Parliament
Our current Members of the Youth Parliament (MYPs) have now served 2 years and as such we will be looking to re-elect our MYPs by 1 March 2019. Attached is more information about the British Youth Parliament and how young people between the ages of 11 and 17 can apply.
For further information email VIP@northyorks.gov.uk
Growing Up in North Yorkshire Reports 2018
2018 Growing up in North Yorkshire Survey County Report
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Craven 2018
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Hambleton 2018
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Harrogate 2018
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Selby 2018
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Richmondshire 2018
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Ryedale 2018
Growing up in North Yorkshire - Scarborough 2018
Student Voice: School Improvement Service
Tel: 01609 798554
North Yorkshire's Flying High Group for disabled children and young people
Tel: 01609 798727
Voice, Influence and Participation Team
VIP Team Leader (West)
VIP Team Leader (East)