• Connecting Partners & PPS Students

    PPS Partner Connect is our web-based tool which makes it easy for parents, alumni and industry professionals to connect with K-12 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 experiences to the world of work. Together we can make a difference.

    Students need context for what they are learning in the classroom. PPS Partner Connect can help match your expertise and insight to connect with the schools and students in your community. This easy-to-use tool enables educators to match student-learning needs with professionals whose skills fit their request. 

  • Benefits to professionals and employers:

    • Provides meaningful ways to engage in education.
    • Connects professionals with educators based on their skills, volunteer interests, and location.
    • Exposes future workforce to career opportunities • Allows companies to centralize and scale education outreach.
    • Tracks employee engagement based on a variety of metrics and generates reports.
    • Enhances employee engagement and achieves corporate responsibility goals • Demonstrates your commitment to your community through volunteering.
  • How it works:

    • Begin the process by navigating to the Partner Connect and review our Career Connected Learning Partner Menu: Menu of Career Connected Learning
    • Navigate to our Partner Profile Update/Creation form to create a new profile or update your existing profile: PPS Partner Connect - Partner Profile Form
    • As opportunities arise, district staff or a high school Career Coordinator may reach out with specific requests for involvement.
    • Attend one of our monthly Career Learning information sessions. Contact cte@pps.net to learn more.
  • If you need assistance with the process, please email cte@pps.net

    The District is committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in all its educational and employment activities. The District prohibits discrimination based on race; national or ethnic origin; color; sex; religion; age; sexual orientation; gender expression or identity; pregnancy; marital status; familial status; economic status or source of income; mental or physical disability or perceived disability; or military service.