Updated on April 21, 2020 to reflect Governor Baker’s announcement closing schools for the rest of the year.

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker recently announced that schools will remain closed through the rest of the year in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Families will now be spending six weeks or more at home with their children, which can make it even more difficult to find ideas to pass the time. Connecting Point’s Ross Lippman spoke to three separate families, all involved in the education field, to hear their experiences thus far and what advice they have for this challenging time.