Sign up for the TODAY newsletter

You have successfully subscribed to the TODAY newsletter.

Subscribe now and get trending stories, celebrity news and all the best of TODAY.

Behavior

Standing desks come to school classrooms; is it more than a trend?

In classrooms across the country, traditional desks are making way for standing models. Research shows that standing is healthier, and that children learn better when they are able to move during their school day. For TODAY, NBC’s Joe Fryer speaks to a classroom full of kids and one mom who is taking up this cause, about how “standing up for kids” is making a big impact.

Best of TODAY

Play All