Suzanne Edwards, associate professor of English, and Larry Snyder, professor of industrial and systems engineering, wrote the op ed, "Yes, balancing work and parenting is impossible. Here’s the data," for The Washington Post.
The parents discussed how they struggled to complete their work as professors while home schooling and parenting their children, ages 8 and 12.
"On most days, it feels as if we get a reasonable amount of time to devote to our professional tasks. And yet we are unable to concentrate enough to complete the work," they wrote.