Finding after-school care the ‘barrier of first-graders’

Finding a slot at day care may be the first hurdle working parents need to overcome in finding work-family balance. But another comes along when a child enters school. At elementary school level, students with working parents can go to an after-school facility called gakudo.

Source: http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2016/04/08/national/social-issues/finding-school-care-barrier-first-graders/