nnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnName of the video: Scholarship: A documentary about the student debt crisis
List 5 interesting NEW facts you learned from this video.
53% of recent college graduates are jobless or underemployed.
The number of graduates in debt increased by 27% over the past five years.
If milk prices had risen at the same rate as college costs since the 1980s, milk would now cost about $23 a gallon.
Student Loan Debt in the U.S. Is about $1,053,861,727,415 and growing
H.R. 4170, the Student Loan Forgiveness Act, was introduced to Congress I early 2012 The legislation would forgive one’s federal student loan debt after he or she pays ten percent of his or her discretionary income for ten years.
List two NEW vocabulary words you learned from this video and define them.
Underemployed: not having enough paid work or not doing work that makes full use of their skills and abilities.
Need-based scholarship: it doesn't discriminate by any factor apart from financial need. Eligibility is based solely on the assets and income of the prospective student and his or her family.
What do you think was the best part of this video?
How it showed us peoples stories on how they had to deal with the debt
Why do you think it was the best part?
Because it lets me know what not to do as in to not take out loans
List three questions you would put on a quiz for this video along with the answers
Would you take out a loan? no
How would you deal with debt? By getting two jobs
What are other ways you can pay for school without loans? Get a job that pays very well…..hustle .