Missouri (Seneca) 2018 Open Workshop



Seneca 2018 Open Workshops: June 25-28

The Seneca R-7 School District, in partnership with Magnify Learning, will be offering an open PBL Workshop for any interested educator.  This June there will a 4-day open enrollment session on project-based learning professional development for K-16 educators, instructional coaches, and administrators. Sessions will be held June 25-28 at Seneca Intermediate School in Seneca, MO. Each workshop is led by facilitators who have been PBL certified and who have PBL classroom experience. The daily hours of the workshop will be from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. School groups (including administrators) are encouraged to attend in order to work together toward the establishment of collaborative PBL systems designed to meet their particular school culture and needs. Upon the successful completion of each 4-day workshop, participants will receive a certificate for earning 28 Professional Growth Points.

*For additional information and questions, contact Nathan Manley: nmanley@senecar7.com 

Workshop Location

PBL Workshop

Seneca Intermediate School

St. Eugene Street

Seneca, MO 64865

Workshop Costs

The cost to participate is:

  • $500/per person-Individuals
  • $450/per person-Groups of 5 or more

Workshop Details

  • June 25-28/ 8:30 AM- 3:30 PM
  • Lunch will be provided.

Workshop Pathways

Participants will have the opportunity to choose between various workshop pathways:

  • PBL Jumpstart for PBL beginners (K-16)

    • Experience a project-based learning environment while you learn the nuts and bolts of PBL.  You will leave the four day workshop with a fully vetted PBL unit you are ready to implement with confidence!
  • PBL Advanced for PBL practitioners who have attended Magnify Learning’s PBL Jumpstart (formerly PBL 101)

    • If you have already been through our PBL Jumpstart (formerly PBL 101) workshop, you will enjoy this next step as you drive your own process through Need to Knows to help create deeper learning experiences for students, a year long curriculum map, and the basics of earning PBL Certification.
  • PBL Coaching (Administrators/Instructional Coaches)

    • For our classroom environments to change, we have to differentiate our support of teachers in order to address their specific needs. Come learn how to help your teachers create classrooms that are student-centered by creating professional development that is teacher-centered
  • PBL Certification

    • Educators with at least two years of PBL experience will work with a PBL Certified facilitator who will guide and support their work during the four day process.  This four day process will provide applicants with immediate support and clarification of all materials needed to validate authentic PBL classroom work. It will also clarify what is required to complete the PBL certification process. In addition, there will be an opportunity for applicants to interact with other participants during the four day PBL event.  For more information click on PBL Certification.

Register for Seneca 2018 Open Workshops

Workshop Hotel Options & Restaurants

Hotels near Seneca Intermediate School:

  1. Indigo Sky Hotel
  2. Best Western Big Spring Lodge
  3. Sleep Inn

Local Restaurant Recommendations:

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