About Us

Thank you so much for choosing to support our family-owned small business. Our goal at The Teachers' Lounge is simple - we strive to be the best educational resource for our local schools, teachers, parents and students. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service and the best product selection for today's classrooms.

We are truly passionate about education and continually work to support our schools and teachers in many different ways:

  • We hand-select each and every item in our store. My teaching background allows me to choose products that teachers need in their classrooms.
  • We strive to keep our prices as low as possible because we realize that school budgets are limited, and teachers are spending money for their classrooms out of their own pockets. We believe that our customers deserve the best value.
  • We have chosen to give back to teachers from day one through The Lounge-Lizard Club™ and are proud to report that we have now given over $200,000 to the teachers in our area (check out the counter at the top of the page which is updated daily!).
  • We continue to develop meaningful, low-cost professional development workshops for teachers that are worthy of their time.
  • We enjoy providing teachers with new ideas for their classrooms through our in-store displays, website, and Facebook content.
  • We are up-to-date on the latest educational trends including differentiated instruction and State Standards.

We are so thankful to all of our customers and look forward to working with you for years to come. We hope to see you soon at our location in Ronnies Plaza!

Sincerely,
Laura & Scott Gurley

Our Team

Laura
Gurley

President

Scott
Gurley

Vice President

Kathy
Fitzgerald

Store Manager

Adam
Meesey

Team Leader

Linda
Schnur

Team Leader

Donna
Campbell

Team Leader

Our Sales Team - For Private and Parochial schools, you work with the sales rep for the district your school/organization is in.

Tony
Pozzo

(314) 550-4743
Email Tony
School District Name County Name
Bayless St. Louis County
Columbia Cusd 4 Monroe County
Crystal City 47 Jefferson County
Desoto 73 Jefferson County
Dunklin R-V Jefferson County
Dupo Cusd 196 St. Clair County
Festus R-VI Jefferson County
Fox C-6 Jefferson County
Hancock Place St. Louis County
Hillsboro R-III Jefferson County
Mehlville R-IX St. Louis County
Rockwood R-VI St. Louis County
Waterloo Cusd 5 Monroe County
Windsor C-1 Jefferson County
Brentwood St. Louis County
Clayton St. Louis County
Kirkwood R-VII St. Louis County
Maplewood-Richmond Heights St. Louis County
St. Louis City St. Louis City
Affton 101 St. Louis County
Francis Howell R-III St. Charles County
Lindbergh Schools St. Louis County
Meramec Valley R-III Franklin County
Northwest R-I Jefferson County
Parkway C-2 St. Louis County
Valley Park St. Louis County
Washington Franklin County
Webster Groves St. Louis County

Jim
Buseman

Email Jim
School District Name
Any not mentioned above
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