Children's Lap Desk

This is Isaac who is homeschooled. He uses his lap desk for class work and to play games. His favorite place to work is while sitting on the couch.  He also loves to take his desk on car trips. This is … Continued

Vision, Learning, and Lap Desks

Our eyes do a number of important jobs. We see our world through a lens that is built into our eyes. This lens actually changes shape so that we can focus on what we are seeing from any given distance. … Continued

Ergonomics and the Use of Lap Desks, Part 1

Part one of a two-part article by Kathleen Hogan on the proper position for ergonomic computer use. Ergonomics is the application of scientific information concerning humans to the design of objects, systems and the environment for human use. The term … Continued

Ergonomics and the Use of Lap Desks, Part 2

Part two of a two-part article by Kathleen Hogan on the proper position for ergonomic computer use. (See Part 1) In recent years, ergonomists have attempted to define postures that minimize unnecessary static work and reduce the detrimental forces acting … Continued