Submit a Story / News

Sponsored Links

Other News

Exercise balls get education rolling

Source: L. A. Times Posted By: Faye C...3996 days ago

Classrooms that have replaced chairs with balls and ball chairs see better results. The devices sharpen students' attention and improve posture, teachers say.

Donna Yehl's fourth-grade students bob behind their desks, heads nodding up and down as if the children were on the deck of a ship.

But they aren't fidgeting.

The two dozen children in Yehl's Elgin, Ill., classroom read and write -- in fact, do all of their classwork -- perched on exercise balls.

The inflatable balls are commonly....

Read full story >>

  • (0 vote)   

View Comments  

No Comment available.  Write the first comment

© 2009-2020, All Rights Reserved.
Higher Ed Space ® is a registered trademark of AmeriCareers LLC.