The ABCs and 123s were once the center of day care learning. Now, it’s all about washing hands, wearing a mask, and avoiding germs. With precautions like wiping down toys and wearing a mask, Grandma’s Arms Learning Center in Onalaska is doing everything it can to slow the spread of COVID among children.
Local day cares are doing everything they can to avoid shutting down because of COVID. Sproutlets Daycare in Holmen believes teaching kids about masks is important.
Shutting down isn’t the only obstacle some day cares have had to face. Grandma’s Arms Early Learning Center is facing a staffing shortage. Four teachers are currently quarantining, leaving other teachers to take on multiple classes.