Electronic/World Wide Web>Internet Article:  Schaffhauser, Dian (04/27/15), Standing Desks Keep Kids Better Tuned In, The Journal, Retrieved on 2015-04-28
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    28 APR 2015

     Standing Desks Improve Student Engagement

    The research looked at the results of an experiment in which 282 participants in grades 2-4 were observed in the fall and spring during one school year. Student engagement was monitored by actions such as answering a question, raising a hand, or participating in discussion, while off-task behaviors included talking out of turn. Engagement of the "treatment" classrooms was compared with the engagement of "control" classrooms. The researchers noted that both groups showed "general increases in...
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