13-year-old Autum Ashante is headed to the University of Conneticut this Fall. According to a story in the NY Daily News her father, Brian Ashante, chose to home-school his daughter when he realized that she was way ahead of her peers academically. He says;
“What she’s doing is groundbreaking but this is not about vanity,” he said. “It’s about setting the tone for other black and Latino children who will come behind her. They’re always being told they are underachievers. We want to show this can be done.”
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