School closures in the UK are a financial catastrophe for poorer families

The Guardian Reports that for many low-earning parents not being able to work means not having any money to keep their family afloat

Closure is going to be a huge challenge for all parents and schools. But it will be much more difficult, and much more expensive, for some parents than others. This is part of a bigger point that is getting lost amid the noise – poorer families and lower earners will be hit hardest and fastest by the economic shock brought on by coronavirus.

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