Lesson Plan

To Get the Right Answers about College: Ask the Right Questions

Grade Level: 9-12 | PDF, 35 pgs.

Students will read the Inside the Vault article "As College Costs Rise, Student Loans are Harder to Find" and will complete a survey of college students. Students will discuss the typical costs a college student faces and will learn about the various types of education loans available. In the lesson plan's Assessment section, students will complete an FAFSA form and write an essay that identifies a plan for obtaining money to cover college expenses.