Even though every article I write in this series is incredibly long, I always have to leave something out. Here are some of the other stories that were told about the cost of college (and the privatization of financial aid) this year.

“When Unpaid Student Loan Bills Mean You Can No Longer Work” via The New York Times

“Shut Up About Financial Literacy,” says Sara Goldrick-Rab

“Into the Weeds” by Ann Larson

Via The New York Times: “Behind the Lucrative Assembly Line of Student Debt Lawsuits.”

Via The New York Times: “A Student Loan Nightmare: The Teacher in the Wrong Payment Plan.”

“Rethinking return on education investment” by venture capitalist Daniel Pianko, writing in Techcrunch. (His venture capital firm, University Ventures, is no surprise literally invested in this rethink.)

Audrey Watters


The Stories We Were Told about Education Technology (2017)

A Hack Education Project

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