Welcome to WE Schools

WE Schools is an innovative series of experiential service-learning programs that engage educators and youth globally to empower them with the skills, knowledge and motivation to bring positive change in themselves and the world. WE Schools operates in over 18,000 schools and is proven to increase: academic engagement, civic engagement and college and workplace readiness.

To get your classroom started, download the WE Schools Foundational Module to build a classroom environment that will nurture social-emotional learning and prepare students for their WE Schools service-learning journey.

WE Schools by the numbers

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Of social value* created by WE Schools students to date

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Of WE Schools educators feel more professionally fulfilled

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Million raised for global causes

*Social value = total money raised for local and global causes + value of food collected + the value of hours volunteered at a standard value rate.

What’s new at WE Schools

WE Schools programs

WE Teachers

WE Teachers is a program designed to help you feel equipped to address critical social issues with your students. Using technology and digital programming, it provides online training, tools, mentoring, experiential-learning curriculum and activities for your classroom and your students.

WE Schools teacher going through WE Schools Kit in class
WE Schools teacher going through WE Schools Kit in class

Our Partners

WE Schools is brought to you by
RBC
RBC
Telus
Telus
Allstate Foundation
Allstate Foundation

Why service-learning?

WE Schools is an innovative experiential service-learning program that engages educators and group leaders around the world to empower youth with the skills, knowledge and motivation to bring positive change in themselves and the world.

Pages from WE Schools Kit
Pages from WE Schools Kit

Once homeless, now at home: Watch Samantha's Story

For years, Samantha felt trapped in a cycle of poverty. With the help of WE Schools, she started giving back. The more she did this, the more she felt like herself. Watch her story of acceptance and forgiveness.

Packed stadium at WE Day event
Packed stadium at WE Day event

WE Day: An exhilarating celebration of doing good. Find out how you can earn your way there.

Become a WE School

Bring service-learning into your classroom and help create a new generation of change-makers!