Learn DECA provides DECA students with resources to help enhance their DECA experience.  Get the most out of your DECA experience by utilizing these resources!

The Washington DECA Executive Mentor Series connects students with business executives and DECA alumni as they share wisdom, pointers, and expertise for success. All interviews led by current State Officers.

Our State President, Liz Flores, sat down with five of Washington DECA’s judges to gain their insight on tips and tricks to help students with virtual competition!
Check out these videos as you prepare for your virtual presentations!

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The Washington DECA Innovation Lab features presentations by business professionals giving the inside scoop on innovative technology in the workplace.

Ciara McCoy

Small Business Economic Impact Lead, Facebook

What would you do if you weren’t afraid? It’s a simple question that might just change your life. Jumping from the athletic industry into the tech industry, Ciara McCoy who’s been with Facebook for 6 years will illustrate the pivotal lesson of making career and life decisions by tapping into your natural superpower, adding skills to your tool belt, and choosing courage over fear.

Upgrade your competition game by participating in the Washington DECA Business Classroom Challenges! All challenges last two weeks and will be directed by your teacher. Challenges will reflect DECA competitive events and winning teams will receive DECA scholarships! Your teacher has all materials and instructions needed. Challenges include:
  • 9/14 – BBB Northwest + Pacific Innovation Challenge
  • 9/28 – Microsoft Project Management Challenge
  • 10/12 – Marketing Counts Challenge
  • 11/30 – BECU Financial Literacy Challenge
    • Advisor instructions were sent via email on 11/23.
    • Student instructions: Get started!