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College & Career Issues: Careers in Environmental Science

Grade 11
Articles with Reading Levels: 11.0-11.9
Grade 12
Articles with Reading Levels: 12.0-12.9

Article Name: Why Environmental Engineering Is Important to Our Future 
Source: Environmentalscience.org
Author: N/A
Date Published: 2017
Guiding Question: How do environmental engineers keep the population healthy?
Grade Level: 11.9

Article Name: Environmental Scientists and Specialists
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Author: Bureau of Labor Statistics Staff
Date Published: January 8, 2014
Guiding Question: What is an environmental scientist's job like?
Grade Level: 11.8

Article Name: Environmental Science Careers
Source: EnvironmentalScience.org
Author: EnvironmentalScience.org Staff
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: What is the scope of an environmental science career?
Grade Level: 11.6

Article Name: Sustainable Earth: Green Jobs
Source: National Geographic News
Author: Andrew Curry
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: How has the career changed in the past few years?
Grade Level: 11.5

Article Name: Pursuing a Degree in Environmental Studies: Where Will it Lead 
Source: Enviro Education 
Author: Carol Ruhl
Date Published: Unknown 
Guiding Question: What can you do with a degree in Environmental Studies?
Grade Level: 12.2

Article Name: Dream Jobs: Environmental engineer
Source: EPA via Newsela
Author: Environmental Protection Agency
Date Published: March 9, 2017
Guiding Question: What can we learn from a senior exposure scientist and research environmental engineer?
Grade Level: 12.3

Article Name: Internship offers window into environmental conservation careers
Source: Journal Sentinel
Author: Jordan C. Axelson
Date Published: August 12, 2017
Guiding Question: What did interns gain from a summer in Wisconsin?
Grade Level: 12.6

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Article Name: Environmental Science
Source: Prospects
Author: Gemma Halder
Date Published: August 2016
Guiding Question: What can you do with your degree in Environmental Science?
Grade Level: 10.5

Article Name: Environmental Science Majors and Potential Jobs
Source: CollegeXpress
Author: Terry Ward
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: What majors lead to a job in environmental science?
Grade Level: 10.9

Article Name: Climate Change Driving Future Job Markets
Source: The Ledger 
Author: Dale White
Date Published: October 23, 2017
Guiding Question: How is climate change impacting the number of careers in environmental science?
Grade Level: 14.5

Article Name: EPA Staffing Nears Lowest Level in 30 Years as Environmental Disasters Pile Up
Source: Think Progress
Author: Mark Hand
Date Published: September 7, 2017
Guiding Question: Under the Trump administration are we likely to see an increase in government jobs in enviromental science?
Grade Level: 13.1

Article Name: 6 Reasons to Study Geography & Environmental Science
Source: The Complete University Guide
Author: N/A
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: What are the benefits of degrees in geography and environmental science?
Grade Level: 13.5

Article Name: Environmental Science Degrees
Source: QS Top Universities
Author: QS Top Universities Staff
Date Published: N/A
Guiding Question: What can a degree in environmental science lead to?
Grade Level: 13.7