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What happens to working parents when schools shut down?

Source: Jack Kelly, Forbes

School shutdowns are occurring all over the country, and working parents bear the brunt of orders to shut down. Their lives are turned upside down. Some parents face a hard choice—keeping a job or taking care of their children. It was reported by the National Women’s Law Center that between August and September, over 800,000 women left the workforce to look after their children.

Here is how some mothers are (barely) managing jobs and taking care of young children during forced school shutdowns.

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