If you enter a time where you cannot make your student loan payments and you do not qualify for a loan deferment, you may qualify for a forbearance. This will temporarily halt payments on your loan, although the interest will continue to accrue.
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Reed College, famous for both its sense of quirk and its rigorous academic programs, provides unique opportunities with their foreign language departments, including French, German, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Greek and Latin.
A common question asked by many people in financial trouble concerns being able to include a student loan in bankruptcy. The bad news is that student loans remain as a lifelong financial obligation regardless of bankruptcy status… although there are a few exceptions.
Studying to take the exam your state requires to get your teaching license doesn’t have to be as stressful as you’d expect. Get insider tips to how to sail through your Praxis II or other state required tests.
College students who are completing field work in real classroom need to be professional. This article offers tips on how to be successful during field placement assignments before and during student teacher and/or the teaching internship.
Many first year education students have a hard time deciding which discipline they’d like to study. Should you teach elementary or secondary students? If secondary, what subject area would you be interested in? What about special education, ESL and computers? BrightHub takes a look at the choices.
Here’s some advice for teachers you may not have heard: make yourself more valuable by taking education courses that will really prepare you for teaching and for life.
This article offers advice to college students, counselors, parents and also foreign-language professors about what a young person can do with their degree in a foreign language. Depending on your language, being truly fluent in a foreign language, and making it part of your record, is an advantage.
Trying to get student financial aid as an independent student can be easy or hard–but never inbetween. Learn the benefits, and the pitfalls, of being considered independent for student aid purposes and if it’s the right approach for you.
College financial aid consultants have changed the financial aid game. Learn how to decide whether a college financial aid professional can help you to squeeze more out of the financial aid system.
Financing your school tuition isn’t hard–but there are deinfitely good and bad ways to do it. Don’t fall into common traps and encounter the typical obstacles. Read on to learn how to find your way to an easier time financing college tuition and school costs.
Getting out of college with no credit card debt is beginning to seem like an impossible ideal. Follow some of these money saving tips to help control your spending today and in the college years to come — it’s easier than you think.
Student loan repayment seems inevitable. You cannot discharge student loan debt even in a bankruptcy. However, there are five tried-and-true methods for discharging or neutralizing student loan debt, and savvy consumers can apply these methods to reduce student loan debt.
When students begin their studies at the university, they often find themselves buried under a ton of readings for their classes.Their first reaction to this new reality is to panic. Instead, they should relax and breathe in deeply. There are non-traditional ways of reading to lighten that load.
This reflection piece is for teachers of literature, in a foreign language or not, either contemporary or period literature. It is also for aspiring professors of literature, for the parents of these ambitious souls and for counselors who may wish to gain some insight into the so-called ivory tower.