Welcome to one of 12 Business, Marketing and Information Technology Quality Modules! The purpose of these modules is to illustrate quality examples of each of the 2018 ACTE Quality CTE Framework elements. Regardless if you are in a pre-service education program or an experienced educator, these modules will benefit your future and business & marketing program. Segment 9 addresses strategies that help students gain career knowledge and engage in education and career planning and decision-making, including career counseling, career assessments, curricula that helps students learn about careers, information about educational opportunities and workforce trends, and job search information and placement services.
Students will be able to
- Explain the role the FAFSA plays in the financial aid process
- Understand the importance of submitting the FAFSA
- Apply for the FAFSA
- Identify misconceptions and challenges students have that prevent them from submitting the FAFSA
- Read a Student Aid Report (SAR) and understand the role of their Expected Family Contribution (EFC)
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Estimated Lesson Time: 140 Minutes
Students will be able to:
-Make informed decisions about how much student loan debt to take on, based on college costs and projected salary upon graduation
-Explain the difference between private and Federal loans, and the various types of Federal loans, and when to use each
-Select the best repayment option to minimize total amount paid while also keeping monthly payments reasonable within a budget
-Learn strategies for avoiding default, including whether consolidation is an appropriate option
In this lesson, you will learn what the FAFSA is, how to create a FAFSA account and how to complete the FAFSA. The FAFSA is the acronym for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The FAFSA is a form that should be completed by any student that plans to enroll in a technical college or a four-year college both public and private. It is completely FREE to fill out the FAFSA form.