College affordability: Why do you have it so HARD?!

My students tell me that their parents and grandparents don't understand why they're struggling so much. Let's understand how social policies set up a game that's impossible to win. When you internalize these messages you might end up believing that the reason you're having such a hard time is because you failed along the way. It hasn't been this hard for young people in a long time.

These links are the "lecture" that helps you prepare for the in-class work. Work through the links, and answer the prep questions before coming to class.

This worksheet is meant to be worked in groups of 3, so you can help each other think through the difficult parts and learn from each other's perspectives

College worksheet

Here are some great things that I couldn't include in the lesson, if you're interested, keep looking!

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