“I want to experience an education where I don’t feel my potential is constrained to being seated in a chair. I want to feel that I am reaching my maximum capabilities, and I feel that being supported when I walk during my classes” Alice Falkeström, 16 years
Improved creativity score test results while walking (1)
Reduction in Cortisol levels while walking (2)
Improved academic task performance while walking (3)
(1) Oppezzo, M. and Schwartz, D.L., 2014. Give your ideas some legs: The positive effect of walking on creative thinking. Journal of experimental psychology: learning, memory, and cognition, 40(4), p.1142.
(2) Gilson, N.D., Hall, C., Renton, A., Ng, N. and Von Hippel, W., 2017. Do sitting, standing, or treadmill desks impact psychobiological indicators of work productivity?. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 14(10), pp.793-796.
(3) Hillman, C.H., Pontifex, M.B., Raine, L.B., Castelli, D.M., Hall, E.E. and Kramer, A.F., 2009. The effect of acute treadmill walking on cognitive control and academic achievement in preadolescent children. Neuroscience, 159(3), pp.1044-1054.