Safco Products AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk, 1208GR, 36"W x 24"D Premium Desktop, Swinging Footrest Bar (1208DE)
Quick OverviewSafco AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk gives students the chance to get up out of their chairs and become more active learners.
Safco AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk gives students the chance to get up out of their chairs and become more active learners—potentially helping increase their attention and focus during class. Standing desk adjusts from 42"H for standing down to 26"H for sitting. While seated or standing, the patented Swinging Pendulum Footrest Bar provides a non-disruptive way to help burn off extra energy without distracting others. Designed with 16-gauge, commercial-grade tubular steel, its sturdy base withstands the toughest schoolroom conditions and keeps going strong. Covered with a black powder coat finish to help resist chipping and scratching for years of dependable use. Adjustable nylon-base glides ensure the stand-up desk will sit evenly on any floor. Premium desktop measures 28"W x 20"D which easily accommodates laptops, textbooks and project supplies. Constructed with hard, dense composite resin with a slim modern profile, desktop resists scratching, denting and chemicals. Grooves on three sides prevent pens and pencils from rolling off the desk. A lower bottom shelf comfortably holds small books and supplies within easy reach. The Safco AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk received CPSIA Certification and earned the Global Educator Institute (GEI) Seal of Endorsement, placing it among the best teaching products available today. The Safco AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk Advantage As seen in NBC News, The Today Show and other news outlets, the AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk and Footrest Bar ('fidget bar') contribute to an Active Classroom environment, allowing students to stand and move while they work and learn. This motion helps to burn excess energy and calories while potentially helping to improve focus. It also allows students to naturally fidget, providing movement they may no longer get during physical education classes, recess or at home. Even these small movements can add up and be beneficial to a student's activity level, and may help them live a healthier lifestyle.
- ACTIVE LEARNING. Safco AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Desk gives students in grades 3-12 the opportunity to sit or stand during the school day and fidget without being a distraction to their classmates or teachers, while potentially improving their focus and concentration.
- BUILT TO LAST. Designed with 16-gauge, commercial-grade tubular steel, its sturdy base withstands the toughest schoolroom conditions and keeps going strong. Covered with a black powder coat finish to help resist chipping and scratching for years of dependable use.
- PENDULUM FIDGETING BAR. Patented Swinging Pendulum Footrest/Fidget Bar lets students redirect excess energy and engage in continuous motion to help support ergonomic comfort and cardiovascular health.
- SIT OR STAND SOLUTION. Teachers and other adults can adjust the desk (in 1 1/4" increments) from 42"H for standing to 26"H when sitting to fit students in 3-12 grades, and for various heights within a classroom.
- PREMIUM GRAY DESKTOP. Hard, dense composite resin provides a slim, modern desktop profile that helps resist scratching, denting and stains while being chemical, fire and impact resistant. Grooves on three sides prevent pens and pencils from rolling off desk.
- PRODUCT DIMENSIONS. Base dimensions: 26"W x 22"D with 16-gauge welded steel construction. Height adjustment: 26" to 42". Premium desktop: 36"W x 24"D. Product weight: 33.7 lbs.
- LOWER SHELF. Small books and supplies fit comfortably on the 26”W x 8”D shelf.
- CPSIA CERTIFIED. A CPSIA Certification provides evidence of compliance with applicable CPSIA safety requirements, including 3rd party physical and analytical testing.
- GEI SEAL OF ENDORSEMENT. Products that earn the GEI Seal of Endorsement have been subjected to review by teachers in a variety of classrooms across the nation, and have earned the distinction for improving learning and the learning environment.
- GREENGUARD Certified products are scientifically proven to meet some of the world’s most rigorous, third-party chemical emissions standards—helping reduce indoor air pollution and the risk of chemical exposure to help create healthier indoor environments.
- OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES. Accessories available (but not included): Carpet Casters for AlphaBetter (1210BL), Hard Floor Casters for AlphaBetter (1211BL), AlphaBetter Book Box (1212BL).
- COMPLEMENTARY PRODUCTS. AlphaBetter Adjustable-Height Student Stool with Thermoplastic Seat and Tip-Resistant Base (1205) or any professional product in the Safco product line.