Critical Student Reflections

After students discuss their matching matrix results, they are encouraged to discuss the new careers in physics they learned about, and reflect on how their perceptions of careers in physics have changed. Afterwards, students complete a personal career profile in which they envision themselves as a future physicist.

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  • Instructions on (beta) website that allows personal profile creation (Discussion post by creator Lauren Delwiche)
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