Course Map
  1. 1. Background, Philosophy, and Underlying Principles
    1. 1.1 Background of the DECA Program
    2. 1.2 Philosophy of the DECA Program
    3. 1.3 The DECA Program and Resilience
    4. 1.4 Underlying Principles of the DECA Program
    5. 1.5 Underlying Principles (continued)
  2. 2. The Five Steps of the DECA Program
    1. 2.1 Step 1: Collecting Information: Assessing Program Elements
    2. 2.2 Step 1: Collecting Information: Getting to Know Each Child
    3. 2.3 Step 2: Administering the DECA
    4. 2.4 Step 3: Summarizing Results: Percentiles and T-scores
    5. 2.5 Step 3: Summarizing Results: Differences Between Raters
    6. 2.6 Step 3: Summarizing Results: Classroom Profile
    7. 2.7 Step 3: Summarizing Results: Pre-post Measurable Outcomes
    8. 2.8 Step 4: Planning with Results
    9. 2.9 Step 5: Evaluating Progress
  3. 3. DECA Kit Resources and Training Options
    1. 3.1 The DECA Program Kit
    2. 3.2 DECA Program Training and Technical Assistance
  4. 4. User Feedback and Testimonials
    1. 4.1 Teacher Testimonials
    2. 4.2 Parent/Family Testimonials
    3. 4.3 Program Director/Early Childhood Advocates Testimonials
    4. 4.4 Thank you for taking this course!