Designers are working incredibly hard to achieve workplace comfort for adult employees through ergonomic furniture, sit-stand desks, active spaces and touches of greenery to help physical and mental health, but what about our children's work spaces?

In many classrooms, students still sit at wooden desks and chairs not suitable for their height or learning requirements. Children are also sitting for very long hours – up to 7.5 hours a day according to a 2011 study conducted by The Heart Foundation. This includes up to five hours…