February 11, 2020-New Advisor E-blast

February 11, 2020-New Advisor E-blast

TOPICS IN TODAY'S E-BLAST 

  • Congratulations to 2020 SBE Certification Winners! 
  • Congratulations to VBC Round Two ICDC Qualifiers! 
  • CA DECA Advisor Conference 2020 Announced 
  • Teach DECA Update: DECA Direct Articles Uploaded 
  • Calendar Alert: Piper Jaffray Taking Stock with Teens Survey Begins February 17, 2020 
  • Teach DECA Drip: Financial Issue Discussion Guide 

CONGRATULATIONS TO 2020 SBE CERTIFICATION WINNERS!
Congratulations to the DECA School-Based Enterprises (SBEs) that earned a 2020 Chapter Certification! The SBE Chapter Certification program continues to grow each year. This year the project experienced an 8% increase in participation with 560 entries received.

CONGRATULATIONS TO VBC ROUND TWO ICDC QUALIFIERS!
DECA congratulates finalist teams in the second round of the 2019-2020 Virtual Business Challenge (VBC). They have earned the opportunity to compete at the DECA International Career Development Conference (ICDC) this spring in Nashville, Tennessee. Please note, all SMG and VBC qualifiers must complete and submit an Intent to Compete form which will be included in the ICDC packet and is due on March 4, 2020!

CA DECA ADVISOR CONFERENCE 2020 ANNOUNCED
Mark your calendars! The 2020 CA DECA Advisor Conference dates have arrived! September 18 and 19, 2020 at the Santa Clara Marriott. Please see the attached flyer for more information, as well as the update emailed out from Brycen Woodley (archived on Teach DECA in Updates).

TEACH DECA UPDATE: DECA DIRECT ARTICLES UPLOADED
Don't forget that all of the great articles published on a weekly basis by DECA Direct are archived on Teach DECA in Resources behind the DECA Direct button. Great Jigsaw reading activity!

CALENDAR ALERT: PIPER JAFFRAY TAKING STOCK WITH TEENS SURVEY BEGINS FEBRUARY 17, 2020
The spring Piper Jaffray Taking Stock with Teens Survey begins on February 17 and ends on March 25, 2020. Great activity for a market research discussion!

TEACH DECA DRIP: FINANCIAL ISSUE DISCUSSION GUIDE
Between travel days and the flu bug, it is always nice to have some "sub plans" handy. Along with the financial issue of the DECA Direct, the Discussion Guide has also been posted on Teach DECA. This is typically about a 20-30 minute worksheet that provides a great knowledge builder for DECA!

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