Introductory RRS Resources

Use the following resources to familiarize yourself and others with the Rights Respecting Schools initiative. (Download the resources using the links below)

RRS BROCHURE (PDF)
This two-page flyer introduces the Rights Respecting Schools initiative. It can be used as a handout for staff, parents and students.

RRS PRESENTATION (PDF)
Use this presentation to introduce audiences to the Rights Respecting Schools initiative.

RRS TOOLKIT FOR CANADIAN SCHOOLS – SECTION 1 (PDF)
This first section of the Rights Respecting Schools Toolkit provides readers with an in-depth introduction to the Rights Respecting Schools initiative and answers to frequently asked questions.

RRS BROCHURE FOR PARENTS (PDF)
This handout provides answers specific to common questions parents have about children’s rights.

CHILDREN’S RIGHTS PAMPHLET FOR STUDENTS (PDF)
This student handout outlines the Convention on the Rights of the Child in Child Friendly Language.

YOU HAVE RIGHTS HANDOUT FOR STUDENTS (PDF)
Use this handout with students to help them understand their rights.