Students at Kinnaird Elementary School celebrate a surprise announcement from Staples that their school has won $25,000 worth of new technology in the Staples Superpower your School Contest. (The Canadian Press Images)
From coast to coast, schools in Canada are at the forefront of environmental change. Student eco-heroes are working non-stop to do their part to protect the planet by designing and leading innovative environmental projects and programs that have a positive impact in their schools and local communities.
Great work is being accomplished by schools across the country and the following three examples are just a small sample of the exceptional creativity and energy demonstrated by student eco-heroes.