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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  • Montessori, Piaget & Vygotsky! Oh My! DVD

    Author: Lisa Murphy

    Product Code:
    540009 (DVD)
    ISBN:
    540009 (DVD)

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    DVD

    The main points within the framework supporting the Ooey Gooey® philosophy are not new, so educators should be familiar with the ones who paved the way—Montessori, Vygotsky, and Piaget. This workshop provides an overview of the key contributions of a few of the major players in the history of early childhood education, thus reinforcing that being play-based, hands-on, and child-centered in your approach to children is not a new idea. Special features include a self test, handout, and certification document. 44 minutes. Closed-Captioned.

    $79.00  
  • Fizzle, Bubble, Pop & WOW! DVD

    Author: Lisa Murphy

    Product Code:
    540007 (DVD)
    ISBN:
    540007 (DVD)

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    DVD

    Science does not have to be hard, difficult, or complicated. This workshop will reassure you that you do not need a degree in biology or chemistry to have an engaging science program. Lisa demonstrates six tables of age-appropriate science activities for young children. Special features include a self test, handout, and certification document. 46 minutes. Closed-Captioned.

    $79.00  
  • 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  
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