• This Is What A Socially Distanced School Cafeteria Looks Like

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    So, this is what social distancing in a school cafeteria looks like!
    With the government pushing for schools to reopen ASAP, one question has taken over every parent's brain: How? That one question covers a multitude of curiosities, naturally. How will this work? How will teachers get students to wear their masks? How on earth will schools handle social distancing in cafeterias? And while we're unfortunately set to play a torturous round of “wait-and-see,” we are at least getting a glimpse of how lunchtime will go down in the era of coronavirus .
    On Monday, Rombout Middle School in Beacon...
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  • Dear Parents: You Are Being Lied To--8 Things You Should Know About Reopening Schools

    Dear Parents: You Are Being Lied To--8 Things You Should Know About Reopening Schools

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Parents are not okay. Even if your kids are relatively easy and self motivated, you're watching them become less social , less active, and you're scared for them. It's exponentially harder for parents whose children have significant social, emotional, intellectual, or developmental needs - parents and children in these situations can feel completely lost and abandoned. It's even harder still for parents who don't have the ability to work from home or to access free or low-cost childcare. None of us thought we'd ever be here when we became parents, and we are desperate for any relief. This...
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