Make the Future – NT 3.1 What Are Micromessages?
This is the beginning of Section 3, The Impact of Micromessages on CTE Participation.
Micromessages are the delivery system of our unconscious or implicit biases, beliefs, and personal feelings—both positive and negative. For instance, a micromessage can send the message that you believe in a student or, conversely, that you believe that women don’t belong in STEM. Try the activity on the next page to see a micromessage in practice.