College Students With Children Face Special Pandemic Challenges
Emily Chung, Melanie Gerner, Taylor Helmes, Jasmine Nguyen, Iman Palm, and Cassandra Reichelt, EdSource
Being a parent is hard. Being a student is hard. And being a student-parent is even harder, says Geneva Casellas, who graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a business finance degree while parenting her young child.
In this special report, seven student-parents describe how they’re balancing their own academic responsibilities and that of their children’s as the pandemic grinds on.