IWPR Report Highlights Challenges of Student-ParentsApril 2, 2021 |
by Sarah Wood
Upon moving from New York to Pennsylvania due to the high cost of living, Irene Price and her husband struggled to find living wage jobs without a college degree.
Those financial challenges increased after the birth of their first child.
Wanting more stability and flexibility in her work schedule, Irene Price decided to pursue an associate degree at Northampton Community College.