As we make our way through the first full week in the latest national lockdown, I spoke with Abbey Maclure at the Yorkshire Evening Post, and shared some original research commissioned by the Theta Global Advisors team. It explores the impact of lockdown and homeschooling on working parents.
The research found that the mental health of working parents in Leeds is suffering due to the pressures of homeschooling during lockdown.
“Lockdown restrictions were bound to impact people across the country but for those who already look after children, the impact this period would have on their career has been significantly underplayed. We must do more to help working parents to ensure this lockdown doesn’t hold them back even further.”
You can read the full article here: Yorkshire Evening Post – Pressure of lockdown homeschooling damaging mental health