The biggest issue of gender equality in 2021 may well be whether schools return to near-normal this fall. “Fully opening schools is the single most important thing,” my colleague Claire Cain Miller, who writes about gender and work, told me. “We are going to need to figure out how to make it possible to open normally.”Is it safe to open? Fortunately, the available evidence indicates that schools can safely return to normal hours in the fall. Few younger children — maybe none — will have been vaccinated by the fall.
Source: New York Times May 03, 2021 10:07 UTC