About the Author:

Lisa Murphy

Lisa Murphy, MEd, has been involved with early childhood education for over 30 years, teaching and working with children in various environments including Head Start, kindergarten, private preschools, family child care, parks and recreation centers, group homes, and many child care centers.

As the founder and CEO of Ooey Gooey, Inc., Lisa's mission is to assist in the transformation of early childhood education by offering the best workshops and trainings, the most up to date materials and resources, and insightful conversations and connections through the power of social media. Lisa presents hundreds of workshops and keynotes at national and international audiences each year on various topics related to early childhood education. She uses humor and real life anecdotes to reach and engage her audiences. Lisa's standing room only seminars have become known for their information, humor, inspiration, and energetic delivery. Lisa practices what she preaches by blending laughter with learning.

Lisa is recognized for her ability to link hands-on activities to educational standards, her outspoken advocacy, and her commitment to creating child-centered and play-based early childhood environments.

Learn more about Lisa and Ooey Gooey, Inc., here.

Lisa Murphy 's Books

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  • Many Kinds of Smart! DVD

    Author: Lisa Murphy

    Product Code:
    540006 (DVD)
    ISBN:
    540006 (DVD)

    Description & More Details

    DVD

    Hear the “Lisa Murphy” spin on Howard Gardner’s classic theory of multiple intelligences. This is not simply a listing of various personality characteristics or needs and preferences. By providing easy to implement, yet possibly challenging, “comfort zone stretchers,” Lisa challenges teachers to make sure they are celebrating all of the children in the classroom, not just the ones they favor. Special features include a self test, handout, and certification document. 53 minutes. Closed-Captioned.

    $79.00  
  • Ooey Gooey® Squishy Plop! DVD

    Author: Lisa Murphy

    Product Code:
    540004 (DVD)
    ISBN:
    540004 (DVD)

    Description & More Details

    DVD

    This one-of-a-kind workshop will supply you with six tables of hands-on art, science, and sensory play activity ideas as well as the “wolf words” that support their use in your classroom. Special features include a self test, handout, and certification document. 50 minutes. Closed-Captioned.

    $79.00  
  • The Apple Demo (DVD)

    Author: Lisa Murphy

    Product Code:
    540017 (DVD)
    ISBN:
    540017 (DVD)

    Description & More Details

    DVD

    This DVD will give you a quick comparison of four classrooms: one using real apples, one using plastic apples, one using a coloring sheet of an apple, and one using a flashcard of the word apple. This demonstration illustrates how language development occurs when using real materials not abstract concepts.

    This DVD was designed to be used at back-to-school nights or parent/teacher conferences. Teach yourself how to facilitate the apple demo or play the DVD for parents.

    A step by step instruction sheet is included on the disc.

    10 minutes.

    $18.95  
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