September 3, 2019 - Teach DECA Update

September 3, 2019 - Teach DECA Update

TEACH DECA UPDATE

*Teach DECA password change at midnight Tuesday night, September 3rd, 2019
*Update Membership Portal
*Stock Market Game Resources and Deadlines 

TEACH DECA PASSWORD CHANGES AT MIDNIGHT TUESDAY NIGHT, SEPTEMBER 3RD, 2019 
At midnight tonight, Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the password to Teach DECA will change.  The new password will be: diamond1920 

UPDATE MEMBERSHIP PORTAL
As you return from summer break, make sure to update your advisor and chapter information in the membership portal, graduate your seniors from last year, and roll forward your remaining members. Here is the information on how to do so!  Thank you! 

STOCK MARKET GAME RESOURCES AND DEADLINES 
Even though the Stock Market Game started today, YOUR STUDENT'S HAVE UNTIL OCTOBER 25 to execute their first trade! That is plenty of time to research some stocks and make smart choices. Here are some important deadlines to note: 

  • Competition Begins: Tuesday, September 3, 2019 @ 9:30 AM EST (Market Open) 

  • Student Name Submission Deadline: Friday, October 18, 2019 

  • Diversification Deadline: Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 4 PM ET (Market Close) *Please note that diversification must be maintained from this date to the end of the competition, December 13 @ 4pm EST. Team portfolios will be subject to periodic random review to confirm teams are meeting the diversification requirement. 

  • Competition Ends: Friday, December 13, 2019 @ 4 PM EST (Market Close) 

  • Portfolio Deletion: February 14, 2020 

Also, please read through the rules of the game VERY CAREFULLY  as some of the rules have changed! Look for a PowerPoint overview coming by next Tuesday with some highlights of the guidelines, rules, and changes to the game! There are some great resources already posted for helping your students gather research to execute their first trades!