CONNECTING INDUSTRY
PROFESSIONALS
TO EVERY CLASSROOM!

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

Welcome to the Acadiana Career Awareness Platform!

We are offering students across Acadiana the opportunity to learn skills needed for the workforce of tomorrow and engage with employers across a range of industries.

Our online platform offers businesses and schools the chance to make connections that bring concrete, real-world experience to the classroom. Professionals can share their knowledge and expertise with students across our region. Students can gain insight into career pathways and expand their awareness of high-demand jobs and growing industries.

Businesses: Sign up for a virtual interview here! Your expertise is important for bringing career awareness to students.

Educators: Bring industry into the classroom! Make a request for a virtual chat here or explore the opportunities available in the recorded video archives.

About One Acadiana:

One Acadiana is a business-led, privately-funded economic development organization serving the nine-parish area in and outside of Lafayette. Our vision is to make our region one of the most sought-after places in the South for emerging businesses and professional talent. Learn more about One Acadiana’s workforce initiatives.

Featured Upcoming Live Industry Chats

ENGINEERS WEEK: The Secret Ingredient to Making Money

ENGINEERS WEEK: The Secret Ingredient to Making Money

  • 02/23/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

The Bureau of Engraving Printing is the United States' exclusive printer of U.S. paper currency.  In honor of Engineering Week, BEP Quality Engineer Mr. Ron Tobb will present some pretty cool facts and video on the different machines and tools...

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Test Session with Cajon Valley

Test Session with Cajon Valley

  • 02/23/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

Test the microphone, iPad and environment

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ENGINEERS WEEK: What is Civil Engineering - Engineering the World

ENGINEERS WEEK: What is Civil Engineering - Engineering the World

  • 02/23/2018 12:30 PM Eastern Time

Explain what is Civil Engineering and its role in the shaping of our life system. Examples of Civil Engineerings feats around the world.

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ENGINEERS WEEK: Engineers at Intel

ENGINEERS WEEK: Engineers at Intel

  • 02/23/2018 01:00 PM Eastern Time

Your smart devices are a lot smarter than you realize. An overview of all the work that goes into making them what they are, is what we will discuss in this session.

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