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.

Upcoming Virtual Industry Chats

In-Person Classroom Volunteer Opportunities

FTC Robotics - League volunteer

We are proud to announce that we are hosting the FTC Robotics Portland-area league at Madison this season, and we are seeking volunteers for a variety of roles during the competitions.Official league roles (filled by trained adults) include...

Robotics mentor

Volunteers would work with teams of robotics students, supporting their design process, asking questions, helping to identify resources, and interviewing them about their work. This would be during class time, ideally one or more times per week from...

Test GE Mentor

TEST: Putting on an event for my students to learn from someone who works in the electrical field. 

Test Mentor-ship

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