February 5, 2019 - New Advisor Update

February 5, 2019 - New Advisor Update

TOPICS FOR TODAY'S E-BLAST 

*Dress Code Reminder
*Allowed Visuals For Competition
*SBE Certifications Announced
*SBE Market Planning Resources On Teach DECA
*Thursday's Webinar On CTE Month
*DECA Amped Announced [For Advisors]
*Pre-College Program At UMass [For Students] 

DRESS CODE REMINDER 
Just a reminder that some of the dress code policies have changed from last year.  Please refer to page 3 of Form D for the current dress code policy. 

ALLOWED VISUALS FOR COMPETITION 
Please see the below guidelines from the DECA Guide for visuals allowed in competition: 

SBE CERTIFICATIONS ANNOUNCED 
SBE Gold Certification and Re-Certification qualifiers were announced in the DECA Direct this morning. Winners will be posted on Teach DECA in Unit Two | SBE.  Congratulations to all of our qualifiers!  

SBE MARKET PLANNING RESOURCES ON TEACH DECA 
For those of you that have students that have qualified to compete at ICDC in SBE, the topic for this year's competition is Market Planning.  Posted to Teach DECA are the competition guidelines, as well as a PowerPoint with some links to resources that should help with that topic. They are posted in Unit Two | SBE Resources.  

THURSDAY'S WEBINAR ON CTE MONTH [PRE-RECORDED] 
The topic for Wednesday's webinar is CTE Month and will feature information on explaining CTE to your students, telling a compelling CTE story, and using social media to share your story!  Login here; the webinar will be recorded and posted to Teach DECA.  

DECA AMPED ANNOUNCED [FOR ADVISORS] 
DECA has published information on DECA's Amped Conference happening this summer. Here is the information and it will also be posted on the professional development page of Teach DECA for future reference. 

PRE-COLLEGE PROGRAM AT UMASS [FOR STUDENTS] 
Here is a great opportunity for students that are interested in sports marketing. It is a two week program happening this summer from July 7-20 at UMass. 

ABOUT TEACH DECA

Teach DECA is a resource for all your DECA chapter needs! Gain access to helpful tutorials, download template resources for the classroom, attend interactive webinars tailored for advisors, and more. Our Chapter Support Team is also available to meet with you for one-on-one virtual coaching sessions.