Childcare Workers Exit Industry Searching for Livable Wages and Benefits

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Nov 4, 2021
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The pandemic has thrown the whole childcare industry into crisis—along with working parents that rely on it. More than 10,000 workers have left childcare jobs just since June. That’s a huge exodus. Marcy Whitebook, the emerita director of the Center for the Study of Childcare Employment at the University of California-Berkeley, talks about the mass departure of childcare workers and what it means for families. Show More...