learners in uk school

Are you wondering how schools work in the United Kingdom and what life is like at school every day?

Have you been to school in another country before? The experience of going to school in the UK could be very different from what you know. You might not study the same subjects, teachers might teach you and expect you to learn in a new way, your day at school might not feel like what you are used to!

It also depends on where you live in the United Kingdom, as there are four different education systems: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

In this section, you can learn about how schools work, what school life is like and about your rights. 

 

The four nations of the United Kingdom each have a different education system. In this section, you can get information about how schools work in your area: in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales.

In this section, you can get information about school life in your area: in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales.

All children and young people in the UK have certain rights by law. There are several different types of laws