Thanks for writing this. These are indeed systemic problems in society, as you mentioned. Besides that, the distance learning has to lighten up a bit. Those ‘helpful suggestions’ could instead be part of school assignments during the day, so that kids feel a bit more creative in their schoolwork and aren’t tied to screens. I worry about parents who have kids with so many needs, and who depend on a fleet of helpers at school, whom they no longer have.

Journalist & author of nerdy novel CARRIE PILBY (film version‘s on Netflix). Finishing up offbeat memoir. Love dogs & puns. Read more: http://carenlissner.com.

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