With Labor Day weekend in the rearview, it’s finally time to face that the fall is here. In previous years, it meant students returning to school and many of us resuming a more consistent routine, uninterrupted by summer trips and time off.
Of course, this summer looked nothing like summers of the past—and this fall will be different, too. Back in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, I remember discussing reopening with our leadership team. It seemed very plausible, then, that we’d be returning to the office in September. Or, at least, that child care challenges