CONNECTING INDUSTRY
PROFESSIONALS
TO EVERY CLASSROOM!

We make it easy for teachers to invite
industry professionals into the classroom
to bring real world relevance to learning

Welcome to Oregon Connections

Oregon Connections is the next generation, web-based tool that makes it easy for industry professionals to connect with K-20 educators. Professionals can share their skills and expertise to bring real-world, authentic learning opportunities to all our students helping to create the next generation of innovators. Through in-person matches and virtual sessions, professionals can help students and teachers connect their classroom to the world of work. Together we can make a difference.

Featured Upcoming Live Industry Chats

LinkedIn

LinkedIn

  • 09/11/2017 10:30 AM Eastern Time

How to build a professional LinkedIn profile and establish your professional brand. Step by step instructions (through online screen sharing) for developing your LinkedIn profile.

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Career Day Exploration:  What is a Copywriter, and what do you do?

Career Day Exploration: What is a Copywriter, and what do you do?

  • 09/12/2017 01:00 PM Eastern Time

An interactive presentation about copywriting which may include brainstorming sessions depending upon needs of the Educator.  I have attached the complete presentation for you to look over and let me know what parts you would like me to...

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What is Marketing? What are the different types of Marketing Careers?  How can I prepare for a career in Marketing?

What is Marketing? What are the different types of Marketing Careers? How can I prepare for a career in Marketing?

  • 09/25/2017 10:00 AM Eastern Time

A lively discussion about a career in Marketing. From Branding to Customer Acquisition:Strategic, Digital, Mobile. Social. Content, Creative and Lead Generation. Managing the Customer Experience. B2B and B2C.Real-world guidance from my lessons...

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Ever Thought About Becoming a Pilot?

Ever Thought About Becoming a Pilot?

  • 09/28/2017 11:00 AM Eastern Time

Flamingo Air captain Dave MacDonald works as a professional airplane pilot. And, for the past 25 years, he has been training the next generation of pilots across America. Are you interested in learning how to become a professional pilot? Or, how...

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In-Person Classroom Volunteer Opportunities

CSO Summer Institute Session Leader

The Chief Science Officer Program (CSO) aims to increase student voice and develop youth leaders in the STEM community by peer-electing students in grades 6-12. Once elected, CSOs serve as a STEM liaison for their school, peers, and community. The...

Requested By: Allison Sweeney

8/15/2017 3:00:00 AM Eastern Time

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Jedi Mentor

The Chief Science Officer Program (CSO) aims to increase student voice and develop youth leaders in the STEM community by peer-electing students in grades 6-12. Once elected, CSOs serve as a STEM liaison for their school, peers, and community. The...

Requested By: Allison Sweeney

8/15/2017 3:00:00 AM Eastern Time

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Job Shadow in Graphic Design

Josh S. is a senior who has completed Graphic Design and Applied Design classes at Lincoln High School and is proficient with PhotoShop and Illustrator. This year he is in our Publications class, working on the yearbook and school magazine. He is...

Requested By: Meg Kilmer, LINCOLN HIGH SCHOOL

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