An innovative new furniture ensemble designed specifically for STEM activities in preschool and kindergarten classrooms is the latest offering from Whitney Brothers®, 113-year-old manufacturer of IIDA award-winning furniture for Early Childhood environments.
The STEM Activity Desk and Mobile Seating Storage Bins Set is an integrated furniture collection that includes a STEM activities desk and two unique mobile seats. The desk features two seating bays that each accommodate one student, a three-shelf center console that includes two Gratnell trays, a writing surface with engaging graphics, and a raised edge along the top perimeter of the table to contain STEM materials. The mobile seat features a cushioned top that lifts off to reveal a roomy storage compartment for manipulatives, supplies or other classroom materials, a write and wipe board for messages, drawings or classroom work, and rugged, lockable non-marking casters for mobility.
“Research illustrates the pace of adoption of STEM and even STEAM curriculum in Early Learning environments has quickened,” said Mike Jablonski, president of Whitney Brothers. “As longstanding furniture specialists in that environment, we’ve created an inspired, purpose built furniture solution to support STEM in Early Learning that reflects the design originality, innovation and quality ethos for which our brand is renowned.”
MSRP for the WB1679 STEM Activity Desk and Mobile Seating Storage Bins Set is $685.