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 …

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 …

How To Provide A Safe After-School Care Environment

When providing after-school care, you are responsible for always keeping the children and teenagers safe. While some accidents are unavoidable, constantly looking for opportunities to improve safety and reduce risks will ensure the safest environment to care for school-aged children. Administrators are responsible for preventing accidents and illnesses. With the right policies and oversight, you …

Tips for Managing Classroom Behaviors

Teachers are tasked with planning and executing those lesson plans to deliver quality education. But a major variable in that process is the children’s classroom behavior.  Just like adults, children have good days and bad days, and the teacher’s role is to ensure that even during the bad days, their behavior is not so disruptive …

7 Effective Classroom Management Strategies

The patience and incredible planning that preschool teachers undergo are nothing short of incredible. You’re hardworking, strategic, and keen on the tools and methods children need to grow.  Effective classroom management strategies will ensure children get the most out of the upcoming school year and that teachers feel organized and prepared for each class session. …

Simplify Child Care Sign-In and Improve Efficiency

Childcare sign-in is a crucial element of running a childcare center. Without a smooth process, parents will dread dropping off their child, which might make them look for alternative care options for their child. Make a good impression with effective tools. Sign-in is the first interaction parents have with your childcare each day. Here’s how …

The importance of back-to-school preparation

Back-to-school season brings with it many big feelings for both parents and students. For young children, it’s a big transition and change. And while it is often an exciting new adventure, it can be stressful as they leave the security of spending all day with family or loved ones.  As a preschool or early childhood …

Improving Teachers’ Daily Productivity and Efficiency

The work that teachers do is incredible and so important. One project or discussion could be what opens the door to broader understanding or passing a developmental milestone for a child. And yet all that lesson planning and assessment review could put undue strain on a teacher to where they find themselves lesson planning in …

Giving parents more transparency

Parents want greater transparency into their child’s early education. Daycare is no longer just about a safe space for children while parents are at work. It’s also about supporting the child’s developmental milestones and sharing those through parent-teacher communication strategies. Learn how to improve your center’s communication skills and build better transparency to communicate to …