Jun 30, 2020 1:22:28 PM

How to Keep Families Updated on Your Center's Health and Safety Policies

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
As COVID-19 conditions continue to change and cases increase across the U.S., it’s important to communicate frequently with families, whether your center is open, in the process of reopening, or even facing a future closure. Frequent communication can help ...
Jun 17, 2020 4:13:16 PM

Top 6 brightwheel Features to Keep Your Students and Staff Safe

Childcare | Preschool | ECE | COVID-19
As a result of COVID-19, many centers are stepping up their policies and procedures to keep their centers safe and to avoid potential disruptions to operations. At brightwheel, we’ve been working hard on new features that help your center ensure safety and ...
Jun 17, 2020 8:58:39 AM

What Childcare Providers Need to Know About the Paycheck Protection Program Updates

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) has provided financial relief to small businesses, like childcare centers and preschools, during COVID-19. Whether you have already applied and received funding, or you’re planning to in the near future, you will want to ...
Jun 4, 2020 11:09:30 AM

How To Share Information with Families as Your Childcare Center Reopens

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
As your childcare center or daycare prepares to reopen, your families will naturally be curious about your new policies—and what you’re doing to keep their children safe. It’s important to communicate proactively to make families feel prepared, comfortable, ...
May 28, 2020 8:53:27 AM

How To Ensure Health and Safety as Your Childcare Center Reopens

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
As childcare centers prepare to reopen, the health and safety of students and staff are a top concern. In this guide, we’ll cover five adjustments you can make to keep your center as safe as possible. These guidelines are based on recommendations from the ...
May 21, 2020 9:33:06 AM

Communicating Tuition Changes to Families During COVID-19

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
Now that it’s been a couple of months since COVID-19 began, some centers who had previously waived (or significantly reduced) tuition fees are finding that they need to begin building up revenue in order to weather the storm. However, if you haven’t been ...
May 7, 2020 8:27:41 AM

How to Ensure the Long-Term Financial Sustainability of Your Child Care Business

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
The majority of child care providers are feeling the financial strain presented by COVID-19. With many centers remaining closed, and a few starting to reopen far under capacity, providers are grappling with how to maintain financial stability to ensure the ...
Apr 30, 2020 9:10:29 AM

The Providers' Guide to Reopening

Childcare | Preschool | Business | ECE | COVID-19
Table of Contents  The new normal for child care providers How to decide when to reopen 1 month before reopening day - Get ahead of licensing requirements - Manage your enrollment pipeline - Update your policies and procedures    Updates to your facility   ...
Apr 27, 2020 11:55:47 AM

How Providers Can Benefit From the Expanded Payment Protection Program

ECE | COVID-19
On April 24, 2020, Congress passed a $484 billion relief bill to further help small businesses, hospitals, and testing facilities during the COVID-19 crisis. Find out what this could mean for your preschool or child care center.   What has changed: As part of ...
Apr 24, 2020 4:59:42 PM

Ways to Manage Tuition During COVID-19

ECE | COVID-19
Many preschool and childcare providers have been forced to temporarily close due to COVID-19. The majority of centers that remain open are operating significantly below capacity, as some families opt to keep their children at home due to safety concerns. This ...
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