Entries by Lisa Witt

Gannon University Mobile STEM Lab

WittFitt congratulates Gannon for creating an amazing mobile STEM lab that will have the capacity to reach 100’s of students.  Thank you for giving WittFitt the opportunity to be a small part by providing the Hokki seating. GO GANNON! Facebook Post from Gannon University: The Gannon Mobile STEM Lab is a project ten months in […]

How Furniture Can Improve Learning in Education

‘“The tiny movements kids make to stay balanced stimulates their brain and helps them focus” says Dr John Ratey, a professor at Harvard University. “Children with attention disorders have a sleepy cortex and exercise combats that mental disengagement. By using their core muscles, they’re flipping their cortex on and increasing their mental activity. The cerebellum […]

gei Endorsed Products

The following products have been endorsed by gei, a company who identifies the best-designed, most effective classroom products in the world. These products have been donated by Safco, and have been analyzed by teachers and administrators in school environments where they are incorporated into classroom activities. While in the classroom, these products are subjected to […]

Safco at NeoCon 2019

Today’s classrooms are always evolving and you need solutions that keep up with the changing times.  To that end…WittFitt and Safco are passionate about bringing active, mobile products to enhance every space in your school! Educational Spaces Witfitt Products Flexible Seating

How was WittFitt Founded?

It all started in Lisa’s 6th grade classroom in Ft Collins, CO when she decided that her kids simply needed to MOVE.  She started a program, she named WittFitt, to help her students be more active during the day.  This grew into the use of stability balls as chairs which added even more dynamic activity […]

RTM School Planning & Facilities Congress

Lisa Witt, President & Founder of WittFitt presented LEARNING IN MOTION to administrative leaders at the RTM School Planning & Facilities Congress in Austin, TX April 28-30th, 2019. Session Synopsis: We know bodies are meant to move, but how do we create this environment?  Innovative school leaders and educators have been integrating movement into the […]

IMPACT/GREEN SCHOOLS CONFERENCE

For the 2nd year, WittFitt provided active products for the IMPACT/GREEN SCHOOLS convention in St. Paul April 2019. Attendees had the opportunity to try out WittFitt’s dynamic, movement-oriented seating and standing options while learning about GREEN initiatives for both schools and offices.

Stability Ball Misconceptions

Misconception: Stability balls do not last and even when we did use them…kids bounced too much and distracted others. WittFitt Solution: We only provide high quality stability balls with legs created by the original “Swiss Ball’ company in Italy.  We also provide COMPLIMENTARY education consult, a teacher manual and online Google Docs plus a Power […]

Somerset Elementary Class Is On The Ball

Somerset Elementary Class Is On The Ball A third grade class at Somerset Elementary School has ditched the chairs to sit on stability balls. By John Molene, Patch Poster | Oct 25, 2011 7:05 pm ET | Updated Nov 28, 2011 6:06 am ET Chairs are out at Krista Seipel’s third-grade class at Somerset Elementary School. Stability balls are in. The […]