Virtual Event: COVID-19 And The Child Care Crisis
There’s a lot to keep track of, whether you’re a parent, caregiver, child care provider or early educator.
Investigative reporter Claire Trageser will moderate the conversation as the panelists unpack the role that child care plays in reopening the economy, how parents and providers have navigated this time, the impact on young children, the future of early education and more.
The panel includes:
- Lea Austin, director of the Center of the Study of Child Care Employment at UC Berkeley
- Rebecca Fielding-Miller, an assistant professor at UC San Diego School of Medicine's Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
- Randy Lum, a scientist, husband and father of two kids under 5 years old
- Holly Weber, an early childhood educator and owner of Magic Hours Children’s Center in San Diego
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- For California Child Care Workers, Inequality Is Baked Into The System
- Santa Monica-Malibu School District Lays Off Dozens After Sharp Drop In Early Education Enrollment