This workshop provides an introduction to skills, concepts, protocols and capabilities necessary to promote and sustain group collaboration within small and large groups. Participants develop their capacity to implement multiple strategies for keeping group members on track, on topic, energized and resourceful.

Participants will...

  • Understand ways to develop and sustain high functioning groups
  • Explore an expanded repertoire of practical facilitation and presentation tools
  • Analyze strategies for keeping group members on track, on topic, energized, and resourceful
  • Develop skills to move groups beyond consensus to common focus and deep levels of thinking and learning

Target Audience:

Any educator who leads and facilitates groups


Morning Session:
Learning Focus
Non-Verbal & Verbal Communication

Afternoon Session:
Meeting Structures
Designing a Meeting
Shared Leadership
Planning for Implementation


"What I liked best were all the strategies to move forward with meaningful PD.  I self-reflected on my current practices which was eye-opening and beneficial."


Participants will earn up to 5 SCECHs during the training.


1001 Centennial Way
Lansing, MI 48917


MASSP Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made seven (7) calendar days or more in advance of the training date, will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations made after this date, including no-shows, are nonrefundable. Registration fees may be transferred to another individual by contacting the MASSP office at (517) 327-5315.

In the event that MASSP must cancel a training due to unforeseen circumstances, including inclement weather, participants will be refunded the cost of registration or may credit the fee toward an upcoming training. MASSP does not assume responsibility for any additional costs, charges or expenses; to include, charges made for travel and lodging.



Price: $150.00