Author: Jolandie

Managing Routine and Transitions in Early Childcare

Routines help children thrive and learn. Plus, effective routines and transitions can lower your students’ anxiety and guide them in starting to prepare for the next activity to keep the days moving along smoothly. But routines and transitions don’t just happen in childcare settings. Teachers must build them into curriculum planning and be disciplined to […]

Date Icon February 2, 2023 Comment Icon Comments Off on Managing Routine and Transitions in Early Childcare

Tips to Fight Away Viruses in Your Childcare

During the winter, when people spend more time inside in close quarters, viruses spread quickly. In childcare centers, the flu and viruses tend to move quickly through classrooms, meaning it’s time to evaluate your practices and policies to help keep everyone safe and healthy. Fighting off viruses is especially important this year as health officials […]

Date Icon January 26, 2023 Comment Icon No Comment

Marketing Strategies to Attract Parents to Your Daycare Center

In most parts of the country, parents have many options for where to enroll their child in daycare. That means that daycare centers face harsh competition. Marketing can help make your daycare center stand out among the many businesses in your area. We’ve put together leading tips for daycare marketing strategies that help attract and […]

Date Icon January 19, 2023 Comment Icon No Comment

iCare Software Partners with Prosperity Childcare Training Network to Transform the Childcare Indust

iCare Software, a leading childcare management software service, and Prosperity Childcare Training Network, a provider of quality educational training services for childcare professionals, have announced a recent collaboration. This collaboration establishes a new network of resources for childcare professionals and early childhood educators that will provide access to experts in the field. This collaboration is […]

Date Icon November 7, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment

5 Major Trends Driving The Childcare Industry In 2023

The childcare industry has spent the last few years just rolling with the changes and requirements that the COVID-19 pandemic caused. And in some areas, childcare centers have changed operations fundamentally in the quest to provide a safe and fun learning environment that puts parents at ease.  With all this change have come new trends […]

Date Icon November 3, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment

Fun Halloween Activities for your Childcare Center

Kids love Halloween, and it’s not just because of the tasty treats. It’s a fun time of year to celebrate fall, dress up in costumes and enjoy different activities. At your preschool or childcare center, you can have fun with unique activities leading up to the holiday to engage your students in a new way. […]

Date Icon October 27, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment

Billing & Accounting Features of Child Care Management Software

Childcare management software (CCMS) makes operating a center simpler and far more efficient. Perhaps one of the greatest benefits is effective Billing that syncs to attendance data with flexibility for you to set rates and apply unique discounts based on your rate charts. The best software is flexible in when you automatically run bills, even […]

Date Icon October 20, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment

Manage your Time Better as a Childcare Director

Being a childcare director involves ample responsibility and millions of tiny tasks. Directors must ensure that teachers care for children while overseeing an entire business operation. The life of a childcare director is hectic, and finding time to get everything done can feel impossible.  Reading up on tips to manage your time better can aid […]

Date Icon October 13, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment

Get Your Childcare Rates Ready For The New Year

As we approach the year’s final months, it’s time to consider your childcare rates. The new year is a good time to make adjustments if you’re going to alter rates. And if you can let your customers know in advance of the change, it gives them time to make other arrangements or adjust their budgeting […]

Date Icon October 6, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment

iCare Software Announces Partnership with Child Care Lounge as part of its Partner Marketplace Progr

Boxborough, MA, October 3, 2022 – iCare Software, a leading childcare management software service, and Child Care Lounge, a provider of online childcare classes and training, announced a new collaboration to deliver childcare resources through the iCare Partner Marketplace – a curated list of best-fit partners designed to maximize business services for childcare providers.   […]

Date Icon October 4, 2022 Comment Icon No Comment