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

COLLEGE 101 SERIES: Surviving & Thriving in Your First Year in College - Tips for Being Successful

COLLEGE 101 SERIES: Surviving & Thriving in Your First Year in College - Tips for Being Successful

  • 01/18/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

Join engineering students from the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin for a panel discussion about surviving and thriving in your first year of college. Hear tips for being successful and strategies the student...

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COLLEGE 101 SERIES: The Common Application - Dos and Don'ts

COLLEGE 101 SERIES: The Common Application - Dos and Don'ts

  • 01/18/2018 03:00 PM Eastern Time

In this session, Grace Lloyd and Lisa Oyolu, both Admission Counselors with Grinnell College as well as alumni of the College, will go over some of the ins and outs, dos and don'ts, and answer questions about the CommonApp. They will discuss in...

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COLLEGE 101 SERIES: Why choose AP Classes?

COLLEGE 101 SERIES: Why choose AP Classes?

  • 01/18/2018 04:00 PM Eastern Time

AP classes are designed to prepare high school students for the rigors of college-level work. Students in AP classes have opportunities to challenge themselves, to improve college admission chances, and to save money by earning college credit....

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Positions of Advantage: Life Management for Regular People

Positions of Advantage: Life Management for Regular People

  • 01/19/2018 10:00 AM Eastern Time

This talk will be an overview of the information in a recently (March 2016; Amazon.com) published book titled Filter by Jason Glaudi.  Questions are welcome at the end.

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In-Person Classroom Volunteer Opportunities

Intel National Engineering Month

Next Generation Science Standards Pop Fly Challenge:  Invent a way to send a ping-pong ball flying high enough to catch it. Take some paint stirrers, a wooden spool, and tape. Now, add your foot.Guide groups of students through the process...

Requested By: April Mayers, ROSEDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

1/20/2018 4:00:00 PM Eastern Time

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Intel National Engineering Month

Next Generation Science Standards Pop Fly Challenge:  Invent a way to send a ping-pong ball flying high enough to catch it. Take some paint stirrers, a wooden spool, and tape. Now, add your foot.Guide groups of students through the process...

Requested By: Mark Salzwedell, LADD ACRES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

2/16/2018 3:00:00 AM Eastern Time

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Intel National Engineering Month

Next Generation Science Standards Pop Fly Challenge:  Invent a way to send a ping-pong ball flying high enough to catch it. Take some paint stirrers, a wooden spool, and tape. Now, add your foot.Guide groups of students through the process...

Requested By: Jaycee Zaugg, MINTER BRIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

2/9/2018 2:00:00 PM Eastern Time

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Intel National Engineering Month

Next Generation Science Standards Pop Fly Challenge:  Invent a way to send a ping-pong ball flying high enough to catch it. Take some paint stirrers, a wooden spool, and tape. Now, add your foot.Guide groups of students through the process...

Requested By: Tyler Bayer, W VERNE MCKINNEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

3/2/2018 4:30:00 PM Eastern Time

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