With the ongoing ‘circuit breaker’, you may be thrilled to be able to see your children during the daylight hours, but wary that the shrieks and howls from your frequently bickering kids will not be conducive to high productivity. Families have been adapting to new routines brought about by the coronavirus pandemic, managing their children and finding ways to work from home at the same time.
Now, parents will have to continue multitasking for a while more, with the school holidays being brought forward to coincide with the extension of the circuit breaker until June 1.
Experts say the trick to maintaining your career A-game while working from home is to focus on your children’s routine, rather than your new work-from-home reality from the coronavirus outbreak.
Parents who homeschool their children also provide tips on how to cope during these times.
Here are some tips to making the most of your time at home and how to cope during these times.