Ultimate Teacher Lounge Winner: Mrs. Murphy

By The Room 241 Team September 4, 2019

The winner of the Ultimate Teacher Lounge is Mrs. Jamie Murphy, an English teacher at Holliston High School in Massachusetts. While we were getting to know her and working on designing an amazing new teacher lounge, we took some time to ask her some questions about being an educator: What inspires you most about being… Read More

Giveaway: Thoughtful Snack Boxes

By The Room 241 Team

We know teachers do so much every day to ensure the success of their students and at Room 241, we’re consistently promoting self-care and better eating habits for educators. This back-to-school season, we wanted to do a little bit more than just write about what you could do to eat better as you get back… Read More

Many educators are given the advice to stay clear of the teacher lounge — veteran teachers sometimes advise new teachers to stay away, because they know that it can be a negative atmosphere — especially for newbies. But in staying away from the teacher lounge, teachers miss out on important support and collaboration that leads… Read More

You know the whole STEM to STEAM movement? We’re completely on board. For students to be prepared for the ever-evolving job market and the needs of society tomorrow (and the day after that, and the day after that), STEM initiatives that immerse them in science, technology, engineering, and math are crucial. But so is layering in… Read More