Missouri (Webb City) 2018 Open Workshop

The Southwest Center for Educational Excellence, in partnership with Magnify Learning,  will offer a three day open enrollment session on Project Based Learning professional development for K-16 educators, instructional coaches, and administrators. Sessions will be held Tuesday, February 20- Wednesday, February 21 and Thursday, March 8.  The daily hours of the workshop will be from 8 am to 3 pm. Each workshop is led by facilitators who have been PBL certified and who have PBL classroom experience. 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 3-day workshop, participants will receive a certificate for earning 21 Professional Growth Points.

Workshop Location

Southwest Center

528 S. Ellis

Webb City, MO 64870

Website: https://www.southwestcenter.org/


The cost to participate in the 3 day session is —


$400- Groups of 5 or more

Lunch will be provided. All members of a school team of 5 or more attending the workshop will receive a 20% reduction in their fees.

Workshop Pathways

Participants have the opportunity to choose between various workshop pathways:

  • PBL Jumpstart
    • 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
    • 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.

Workshop Hotel Options & Restaurants


  1. Comfort Inn & Suites Joplin
    • Phone: (417) 627-0400
    • Address: 3400 S Range Line RdJoplin, MO 64804-4429
    • $95/night
    • 6.6 miles from Webb City
    • Website: Comfort Inn & Suites Joplin
  2. Candlewood Suites Joplin Hotel
    • Phone: (417)623-9595
    • Address: 3512 S Range Line RdJoplin, MO 64804-4431
    • $104/night
    • 6.8 miles from Webb City
    • Website: Candlewood Suites Joplin Hotel
  3. La Quinta Inn & Suites Joplin
    • Phone:(915) 888-3631
    • Address: 3320 S Range Line Rd, Joplin, MO 64804-4427
    • $109/night
    • 6.5 miles from Webb City
    • Website: La Quinta Inn & Suites Joplin

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