Age-Based Tips to Help Juggle Parenting & Working at Home During COVID-19
Source: American Academy of Pediatrics
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Audience(s): City or County Agency Staff, Community Member or Organization, Educators, Families, Health or Mental Health Professional, School Staff or Administrators, Students
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, or People of Color), Foster Youth, Immigrant or Refugee, LGBTQ, Youth in Military Families, Youth with Disabilities
Many parents are fortunate to have jobs they can do from home during the coronavirus shutdown. However, they’re discovering how challenging it is to work and parent at the same time. If you are in the middle of this this juggling act, it is important to recognize that your work productivity is probably going to take a hit during this shutdown. Adjust and set more realistic expectations for you and your family. Here are some age-appropriate suggestions to help avoid frustration and keep your family move forward during the pandemic.