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Pandemic strains already struggling early learning programs

Original post made on May 6, 2020

San Mateo County early childhood learning programs are struggling to stay afloat with the shelter-in-place order keeping many closed.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 11:35 AM

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Posted by Mike
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on May 6, 2020 at 12:58 pm

Childcare facilities should be publicly funded or at least subsidized. Private childcare is extremely expensive, and we know that by helping with childcare more women will enter the workforce (those who want to, of course) and make our economy stronger. This situation is exposing another obvious shortcoming in our current way of doing things.

Posted by Steve Wallace
a resident of Menlo Park: University Heights
on May 6, 2020 at 1:17 pm

Take a look at a child care center that is doing it right.

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