April 21, 2020 - Teach DECA Update

April 21, 2020 - Teach DECA Update

TOPICS IN THIS WEEKS UPDATE

  • DECA Discount on BusinessU Courses
  • Stukent Social Media Marketing Course
  • TEACH DECA: Screencast-O-Matic Instructional Video
  • DECA DIRECT: DECA Virtual Backgrounds for Zoom
  • TEACH DECA DRIP: DECAStyles Online Assessment

DECA DISCOUNT ON BUSINESSU COURSES
BusinessU just announced a special DECA discount for the 2020-2021 school year and it must be claimed by April 30th. This discount is in addition to the MBA Research discount many schools will already receive. See the platform overview flyer to see what is included in the platform and the list of courses included. All licenses include unlimited student ID’s, 24/7 teacher support and individual teacher training.
 - To claim discount, email Michael Lewis
 - To sign up for free trial, click here
 - Platform overview flyer 

STUKENT SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING COURSE
Stukent is offering 3 of their courses for free from now until mid-July. One of the courses being made available is Social Media Marketing. Contact Connor McCook for more information and instructor access!  

TEACH DECA: SCREENCAST-O-MATIC INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO
Now posted in Unit Two | Online Tools Instructional Videos is a short instructional video on how to create a login and use Screencast-o-matic to create professional looking instructional videos out of your PowerPoint slides. The basic version is free.  

DECA DIRECT: DECA VIRTUAL BACKGROUNDS FOR ZOOM
While members and advisors across the globe practice social distancing and conduct chapter meetings via video, you don't have to be apart from DECA! Now you can spread some virtual DECA love with virtual DECA Zoom backgrounds. Click here for the article, access to the backgrounds and instructions on how to use.  

TEACH DECA DRIP: DECASTYLES LEADERSHIP ASSESSMENT
As you are looking at choosing next year's officer team, if you have not already done so, consider giving your candidates (and all of your classes) the decastyles.org leadership assessment. This assessment will result in your students not only learning their DECA leadership style, but also some competitive events they might naturally be good at!