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Mrs. Murphy began teaching at Four Seasons A+ Elementary school in the fall of 2017. Before that she taught first grade at Obama Elementary for five years. Her teaching career began in August 2011 in Saint Paul Public Schools. Mrs. Murphy has taught first grade for five years and one year of second grade. She often teaches summer school in Saint Paul during the summer she can be found teaching all grade levels and subjects in a variety of schools. She attended college at the University of Minnesota where she earned a degree in Elementary Education in December 2007. She continued on to earn her Masters Degree in Elementary Education also from the University of Minnesota in December of 2012.
Mrs. Murphy lives with her family in Oakdale, MN. When she is not teaching at Four Seasons, she enjoys spending time with her family, two children and her friends. She enjoys being outdoors at parks and playgrounds, going for walks, crafting, attending concerts and going camping. Mrs. Murphy has a large extended family so she is always busy with loved ones.
Mrs. Murphy feels blessed to be a part of the Four Seasons family. Her own first grade daughter attends school here too! Four Seasons has a strong arts focused approach to teaching, something she enjoys learning more about and incorporating into the general education classroom. She enjoys teaching and learning along side students, families and staff members at Four Seasons. It is her mission to instill a love a learning and to teach ALL learners be successful.
"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge."