Tag: Parachute Children

Alex Yoo sits in his Paramus, N.J. home while his guardian looks on from the living room. (Photo by Peter Moskowitz)

Parachute Children, 7,000 Miles From Home

Our friends at Voices of NY just produced a web special on young Korean immigrants known as “Parachute Children” who come to the U.S. alone on a path of educational migration.