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Study Carrels Return in an Age of Distraction

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Study carrels have a long history when you consider they go back to 13th century London and Westminster Abbey. Study CarrelWith Encyclopedia Britannica telling us they went back even further in cathedrals of the era, you can see the original purpose of the carrel. Back then, they were meant for serious religious study, which denotes that even in the 13th century, distractions were possible.

Today, distractions are everywhere, especially in schools. When a student needs to concentrate on a project, many classrooms have collaborative setups as a way to use distractions as a benefit. But when it comes to learning on a computer, a student may have to work on his or own. With so much demand on our new generation to learn new technology, a study carrel may be necessary in every classroom to sort through the perplexity.

Just what makes a perfect study carrel?

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School Computer Lab Furniture Check List

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Your school computer lab check list might be one that caters to tradition or perhaps one that’s a little more modern. Computer lab furniture for schoolsWith computer labs still being a relevant part of grade to high school levels, what kind of furniture should your classroom have that provides more efficiency and comfort? Better yet, should you utilize furniture that encompasses a sense of collaboration? Here at Worthington Direct, we think computer lab furniture is important in developing the future generation of tech inventors and web scientists.

The Advent of the Cluster Workstation

If you haven’t seen a cluster workstation, then you’re missing out on one of the smartest designed computer lab desks on the market. Shaped like a trapezoid, these desks can be combined with another to create six different workstations around each angle. Each little station has partitions for privacy and designed with ergonomics in mind. They’re also adjustable so they can be set lower or higher for younger or older students.

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Enter to Win a Free Balt Desk and Task Chair

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Though many teachers may not be ready to think about returning to their classroom desk, now’s the perfect time to enter to win a free instructor’s desk and task chair.

Enter to Win a Free Balt Desk and Task Chair!

That way when you return to the classroom at the end of Summer you will have something extra special to look forward to.

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Lumina Folding Conference & Training Room Tables

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The look and function of most office conference rooms have evolved from an intimidating boardroom table placed stationary in the middle of a room, into a room of free-flowing furniture that can work around the multimedia conferences of today.  Conference room furniture for your video conference room, teleconferencing room and think spaces require modular furniture pieces that can provide unobstructed viewing angles, and can easily integrate business technology.

Reconfigurable conference tables allow an office to create a intimate setting for small group secessions, while still leaving the option to expand when guests are present.  Balt, a brand division of Mooreco, is leading the way in modular conference room furniture with style and budget friendly pricing.  Look for several lines available through discount dealer Worthington Direct, such as the Flipper folding tables, Agility training tables, and the new iFlex modular desk systems.  

With flu season in the air, Balt has released a video showcasing their latest conference room furniture line that feature antimicrobial table tops; the Lumina furniture series.

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