Is it worth getting an adjustable desk? Beyond the health benefits, height adjustable desks are also believed to increase workers’ productivity. According to the Stand Up to Work study: 65% of people with height adjustable desks reported increased productivity after one year and also reported better concentration ability.
How do you adjust the height of a school desk? Desks are adjustable by loosening the special bolt with a correctly sized Allen Wrench/hex key. When retightening, go slowly to make sure the bolt goes into the deepest part of the notch on the lower piece of the leg. Check to see the desk is level and does not rock.
How do I keep my students from moving their desks? You can either use masking tape, clear tape, or you could use colored dots. Take a little piece of the tape or one of the colored dots and put it down on the carpet right underneath one of the student desk legs. If you have desks and pods you can put it in all four corners.
Should schools have standing desks? Educational Benefits
Encouraging kids to move around within the boundaries of their standing desk (which is easy with school desks for toddlers) allows them to burn energy and generally improves classroom behavior. It also maintains the concentration that would be lost from drooping in their chairs throughout the day.