Lack of childcare is an economic threat. With schools closed, parents who must return to work are faced with the unexpected, and sometimes unbearable, expense of alternative childcare. This is causing some parents to join the ranks of the unemployed, putting their children at risk. BRAC examines the reopening plans being made by school districts in its latest blog post. The analysis includes a comprehensive look at each district plan across the 12 public districts in the nine-parish area of the Capital Region.