Online 'Toolkit' Gathers Information About Federal Student Aid

The U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday unveiled an online Financial-Aid Toolkit that gathers information about student aid into a single database, in an effort to make it easier for guidance counselors and advisers to help students plan for college.

The searchable database includes a variety of materials, including brochures, presentations, videos—and even sample tweets and Facebook posts that counselors can use to encourage