Tag Archives: Ch. 7

Class Discussion and Assignment: Financial Hurdle #1, Paying for Your College Education

Teaching Tip:  Talking about paying for college generally makes for a spirited class discussion.  This can be done without any reading assignments, or you can assign a reading before class.  There are a number of suggested readings mentioned below. In … Continue reading

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Finance in the News, Class Discussion, & Video: Changes Come to Student Loans

Teaching Tip:  There are a couple excellent videos you can show in class that do a great job of explaining the changes in the student loan program.  One, done by ABC News runs about three and a hlaf minutes, while … Continue reading

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Finance in the News & Teaching Video: Student Debt Will Top $1 Trillion By the End of The Year

Teaching Tip:  CBS News has a video of the article “The Crushing Impact of Student Debt” available online (http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18563_162-20126148/the-crushing-impact-of-student-debt/).  The video is only about two and a half minutes long and is a good way to begin a class discussion. … Continue reading

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