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Japan and Hong Kong have closed their , junior-high and schools until April. Governments say they want to protect from the COVID-19 coronavirus. Schools in Japan will remain closed until April the 8th, which is the of the new school year. Children in Hong Kong will return to school on April the 20th at the earliest. Parents are now about the school . Working parents have to think about how to care for children. Grandparents will look after many children while their parents go to . However, many children have no grandparents or family who live nearby. Parents may have to pay for expensive childcare .

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