An opinion piece generally requires the exposition of a considered, thoughtful view on newsworthy events. But what news do I know or opinions can I share when right now I’m home schooling two children, aged seven and five?

Last year it was sufficiently tortuous when there was just one child whose online teaching schedule I was required to co-ordinate. Now there are two. Not only are there an exponentially greater number of Google Meets and Zoom calls to co-ordinate, there are now conflicting calls and a limited number of devices by which such calls can be joined...

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