Thursday, July 23, 2020
While we know much more now than we did back in March when COVID first started to impact our community, there still seem to be more questions than answers. One of the most pressing questions for our families is the question of what to do about the return to daycare or school. We all agree that daycare and school can be vital in terms of helping our children develop effective social skills, learn crucial academic skills, and in allowing parents to remain effective at work. For our most vulnerable, daycare and school provide a safety net, providing food and other social services that may not be available at home. But while we all agree we'd love for our children to get “back to normal” there are some legitimate safety concerns. Read on as we break it down.