A thirteen-year-old boy has made history, becoming California's youngest college graduate after obtaining multiple associate's degrees from Fullerton College.
And now his mom has spoken out on what it's like to be raising such a gifted child.
It's a tough time to be a parent right now.
via: GettyLike bringing up children wasn't already challenging enough, the global pandemic has brought us into full lockdown.
This means that most major stores have closed their doors...
via: GettyAnd millions of bars and restaurants have been closed for months now, resulting in a huge drop in the economy.
And, on top of all this, schools have also been closed.
via: GettyAll over the world, children have been sent home from school to self-isolate in the safety of their own homes.
And here in America, several State leaders have also enforced closures upon their schools.
via: GettyOur famous yellow school buses have been ground to a halt indefinitely as our fight against the pandemic continues.
Quite understandably, many parents are struggling with these new sanctions.
via: GettyAs any parent will know, keeping children cooped up indoors for an extended period of time is a recipe for disaster. And these parents have found themselves doing the very thing they hoped they'd never have to do... Homeschooling.
With their children's schools closed down indefinitely...
via: GettyParents have been left with little choice but to educate their children themselves.
And it turns out that homeschooling isn't the easiest of tasks...
#IKnewIHadCabinFeverWhen after the first week of homeschooling, one kid suspended, one expelled, and one teacher f… https://t.co/qhpZlDgHjG— Michael Whennen (@Michael Whennen)1585148036.0
Things are even harder for parents of teenagers.
via: GettyHundreds of thousands of teenagers who were ready to graduate this year have been left studying at home... and let's face it, their workload won't exactly be easy.