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

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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

Louisiana Jump Start Micro-Enterprise Credential Teacher Training July 2017

Louisiana Jump Start Micro-Enterprise Credential Teacher Training July 2017

  • 07/27/2017 10:00 AM Eastern Time

 In this session, Louisiana educators participating in the Jump Start July 2017 Jump Start BRAC Micro-Enterprise Credential Teacher Trainings will be introduced to resources to aid them in identifying Virtual and In-Person Mentors to engage with...

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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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Creating a TV News Program That People Will Watch

Creating a TV News Program That People Will Watch

  • 09/21/2017 02:00 PM Eastern Time

Basic rules and procedures for creating an excellent News program with extensive Question and Answer time. Much of Television Production is too focused on the technical aspects and "tricks" such as new weather maps, news headline zippers, pretty...

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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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