Breanna Huckaby learned a little bit about supporting a brood of children and an out-of-work husband last week.
It had an impact.
“I’m not having kids — not any time soon,” she said.
The Midway High School student joined classmates in the program called On My Own, which has students role play different scenarios of adulthood.
They try to budget for food, transportation, housing, child care and more for a month of expenses.
It was a cold splash of reality for some of them.