- Watch NEA’s Export Briefing on the PSLF Updates and the NEA Town Hall with the Department of Education on the PSLF Updates – Last week we received exciting news from the Department of Education on Public Service Loan Forgiveness: this long broken program was finally getting an overhaul!
- Listen to a recording of the October 6, 2021 telephone town hall with NEA President Becky Pringle and the U.S. Department of Education here.
Do you have federal student loans?
Do have federal Parent PLUS loans?
Do you have family or friends burdened with student loan debt?
If you answered, “Yes!” to any of the above then Degrees Not Debt is for you! The National Education Association recognizes the burden student loans debt is putting on public educators and developed a campaign called “Degrees Not Debt.” This campaign is intended to inform student loan borrowers of their rights and options in the repayment process. Many borrowers are unaware of their eligibility for programs that can make their monthly payment affordable and provide loan forgiveness.
What is Degrees Not Debt and how does it work?
5 Steps to Kick Student Debt
Department of Education Public Service Loan Forgiveness Help Tool – Walkthrough
The final Public Service Loan Forgiveness Application for Forgiveness has been released by the Department of Education. Complete this application after your 120 qualifying payments.