Ann Shimke, Chalkbeat Colorado
Citing the needs of working parents, especially frontline health care workers, state agencies called on Colorado child care centers to stay open even after dozens of Colorado school districts announced closures to slow the spread of the new coronavirus.
Saralyn Voltz bleaches toys in her preschool classroom at Carson Elementary, March 13, 2020.Saralyn Voltz bleaches toys in her preschool classroom at Carson Elementary, March 13, 2020.