Moving from primary to secondary school can be a challenging time for students. They move to a more complex learning environment with a different structure. At the same time they are affected by the significant changes of adolescence.
Primary and secondary schools often work to ease this transition by identifying and developing the skills, knowledge and understandings needed to succeed at high school.
At the Middle Years Conference 2005 - Resilience, Engagement, Success, the following presentation was made: Engaging Students in the Middle Years through Student Leadership (PDF 1.3MB).