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NB|STEAM WORKFORCE
EDUCATION

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

Connecting Classrooms and Experts in New Braunfels and Comal County through our Guest Speaker Portal

Simply put, the purpose of NB|Steam is to bridge education and the New Braunfels/Comal County business community. The goal is to bring students, teachers and the workforce together to encourage students to select Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) careers.

If you are a teacher:

You are joining educators from our community who are utilizing this platform to expand curriculum beyond textbooks into the world of work. Whether you are looking for an architect to model the use of angles and measurements in the development of blueprints, seeking an HR professional to discuss the importance of first impressions, or requesting a professional geo-scientist to analyze rock and soil structure, this platform is for you.

  • Create an account and view what recorded sessions are already available
  • Request to speak with a local scientist, engineer, entrepreneur, computer scientist...

If you are a professional:

The Guest Speaker Portal offers you the opportunity to raise awareness of your corporate brand and take part in developing tomorrow’s workforce. You are joining companies from across the community who are offering their time to area classrooms as guest speakers, project judges, mentors and more.

  • Volunteer to give a presentation on your area of expertise and the kinds of work you do
  • Give a tour of your company or work area
  • Respond to requests for presentations

Featured Upcoming Live Industry Chats

CAREER READINESS WEEK: How to get Hired ~ Resume and Interview Tips for Teens

CAREER READINESS WEEK: How to get Hired ~ Resume and Interview Tips for Teens

  • 04/23/2018 11:30 AM Eastern Time

Very often the first impression an employer get from you is in writing; your resume, your job application, your response to an online job posting, etc ...Next is the interview; by phone, in-person and sometimes BOTH.Do you know how you look and sound...

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Learning about the Vietnam War

Learning about the Vietnam War

  • 04/23/2018 02:00 PM Eastern Time

Fifty Years Ago. That might as well be the Middle Ages or Ancient Rome as far as today's students are concerned but there are many whose lives were irrevocably changed by the decade that the United States fought in the Vietnam War.  I...

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CAREER READINESS WEEK: How to Engage People in Meaningful Conversation

CAREER READINESS WEEK: How to Engage People in Meaningful Conversation

  • 04/24/2018 10:00 AM Eastern Time

We find that many people are walking around interacting with their phones and tablets while they are around other people.  People are coming into the workplace forgetting how to have face to face conversations.  We all fall into this...

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CAREER READINESS WEEK: Careers in Training & Development

CAREER READINESS WEEK: Careers in Training & Development

  • 04/24/2018 11:00 AM Eastern Time

I will be discussing how I entered the training industry, and the multitude of careers available in training and development. I will also discuss the requirements to obtain a career in training, and how to know if a career in training is a good fit...

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