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Article Name: Why You Should Consider Trade School Instead of College
Source: The Simple Dollar
Author: Trent Hamm
Date Published: Updated July, 20, 2016
Guiding Question: What are some of the advantages of trade school over college?
Grade Level: 9.8

Article Name: Why College Isn’t Always Worth It
Source: The Washington Post
Author: Danielle Paquette
Date Published: January 30, 2015
Guiding Question: Is college a ticket to the middle class?
Grade Level: 10.8

Article Name: Alternative Pathways to a Career
Source: eStudentLoan
Author: Tamara Krause
Date Published: December 22, 2014
Guiding Question: What are the best career pathways besides college?
Grade Level: 9.0

Article Name: Is College Worth it? Clearly, New Data Say
Source: The New York Times
Author: David Leonhardt
Date Published: May 27, 2014
Guiding Question: Is a college education still worth it?
Grade Level: 9.7

Article Name: The Return of Vocational High Schools: Career Path or Kiss of Death?
Source: US News & World Report
Author: Allie Bidwell
Date Published: May 2, 2014
Guiding Question: Are vocational high schools a good option for students?
Grade Level: 10.9

Article Name: Is College Worth It?
Source: The Economist
Author: N/A
Date Published: April 5, 2014
Guiding Question: Is a college education still worth it?
Grade Level: 9.0

Article Name: Unemployed? 4 Alternative Career Paths to Explore
Source: Huffington Post
Author: Lynn Dixon
Date Published: Updated June 30, 2013
Guiding Question: What are some alternatives to a traditional career?
Grade Level: 9.1


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Article Name: The Return of Vocational High Schools: Career Path or Kiss of Death?
Source: US News & World Report
Author: Allie Bidwell
Date Published: May 2, 2014
Guiding Question: Are Vocational High Schools a good option for students?

Article Name: Why You Should Consider Trade School Instead of College
Source: The Simple Dollar
Author: Trent Hamm
Date Published: April 9, 2015
Guiding Question: What are some of the advantages of trade school over college?

Article Name: Alternative Pathways to a Career
Source: eStudentLoan
Author: Tamara Krause
Date Published: December 22, 2014
Guiding Question: What are some other career options besides college?

Article Name: Unemployed? 4 Alternative Career Paths to Explore
Source: Huffington Post
Author: Lynn Dixon
Date Published: April 30, 2013
Guiding Question: What are some alternatives to a traditional career?

Article Name: Why college isn’t always worth it
Source: The Washington Post
Author: Danielle Paquette
Date Published: January 30, 2015
Guiding Question: Is college a ticket to the middle class?

Article Name: Is College Worth it? Clearly, New Data Say
Source: The New York Times
Author: David Leonhardt
Date Published: May 27, 2014
Guiding Question: Is a college education still worth it?

Article Name: Is College Worth it?
Source: The Economist
Author: N/A
Date Published: April 5, 2014
Guiding Question: Is a college education still worth it?