May 14, 2019 - New Advisor E-blast

May 14, 2019 - New Advisor E-blast

TOPICS FOR TODAY'S E-BLAST 

  • Competitive Event Updates and Draft Topics for 2019-2020 
  • Project Management Resource Links on Teach DECA 
  • Competitive Event Finalists on Teach DECA 
  • Team Building at the Ball Park 
  • Save the Date – New Advisor Orientation 

COMPETITIVE EVENT UPDATES AND DRAFT TOPICS FOR 2019-2020 
The topics for the 2019-2020 Business Operations Research Events and the Professional Selling and Consulting Events are now posted on Teach DECA. They are posted under both the Resources | DECA Direct articles button and in Unit Two | Advisor Updates.  Here's a competition hint: read up on the topics now, then build teaching moments or bell work into your lesson plan directed at the topics next fall!  :) 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LINKS ON TEACH DECA 
The old Chapter Team Events have been updated into new Project Management EventsThe Project Management Events require participants to use project management skills to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control, and close a project. The rubric for all of the events is the same, but each project will be treated as a separate competitive event.  A new category called Project Management Resources has been posted in Teach DECA | Unit Two and as resources become available, they will be posted here.  Some links have already been posted.

COMPETITIVE EVENT FINALISTS ON TEACH DECA 
Curious as to who made top 10 in your student's events? Look no further than Teach DECA | Unit Five to find out!  Congratulations to all of our winners!  

TEAM BUILDING AT THE BALLPARK! 
There's nothing like a ball game to build comradery among friends!  Take advantage of this great opportunity to recruit new members and team build at the Pro Sports Career Day with the Mariners!  Tickets must be purchased by May 15th and the game is May 29th! 

SAVE THE DATE – NEW ADVISOR ORIENTATION 
The 2019 Washington DECA New Advisor Orientation will take place on Tuesday, September 17th!  Location and more details to follow!

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