Canopies are excellent because they give students the chance to learn and play outdoors in a secure and safe environment. A canopy, like an awning, not only blocks rain and wind but it helps to protect your pupils from sun damage. It also creates a territory or designated area in which students have to stay in so that the chance of them wandering off decreases. You'll be able to easily keep an eye on your students and keep them in groups. Did you also know that canopies can double as an outside classroom or a covered walkway? Keep reading to discover how canopies benefit schools.