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Aug 16, 2021 11:17:36 AM

101 Ideas for Boosting Staff Engagement at Your Childcare Center or Preschool

Staff development | Staff retention | Staff appreciation
Working in early education is extremely rewarding, but it can also be challenging and lead to burnout for many teachers. Follow ...
Jul 16, 2021 1:23:19 PM

How to Onboard New Childcare Staff: 8 Inspiring Ideas

Staff hiring | Staff retention
Building a healthy staff culture at your childcare center or preschool doesn’t happen overnight. It’s an ongoing process that ...
Jun 2, 2021 2:20:51 PM

How to Create Leadership Opportunities for Your Childcare Staff

Staff development | Staff retention | Leadership
This post was contributed by Lauren Jordan, director of Big Adventures Academy in Minnesota.  How do we find great leaders within ...
May 25, 2021 11:46:12 AM

4 Ways to Maintain Motivation with Your Childcare Staff—Without Spending a Dime

Staff retention | Staff appreciation | Leadership
This post was contributed by Lauren Jordan, director of Big Adventures Academy in Minnesota.  How do we motivate staff within the ...
Apr 29, 2021 10:08:19 AM

50 Creative Ways to Appreciate Early Educators

Staff retention | Staff appreciation
Teacher Appreciation Week is just around the corner—May 3-7, 2021! Are you looking for creative ways to celebrate the teachers at ...
Apr 14, 2021 7:00:00 AM

5 Steps to Effective, Positive, and Impactful Childcare Staff Evaluations

ECE career growth | Staff development | Staff retention
Staff retention is challenging for many childcare providers and preschools—studies estimate that the annual turnover rate for ...
Mar 24, 2021 11:31:36 AM

How to Support Your Early Education Teachers in Their Career Development

ECE career growth | Staff development | Staff retention
If you run a childcare or preschool business, you know better than anyone how important your teaching staff is for the success of ...
Feb 17, 2021 9:23:56 PM

Tips for Preventing Burnout for Childcare Staff

Running a business | COVID-19 | Staff retention
Childcare providers have been working extra hard and managing a large amount of stress during COVID-19, leading to burnout and ...
Feb 12, 2021 4:20:01 PM

Team-Building Ideas for Childcare Staff

Staff retention | Staff appreciation
As early educators, we know we need to create a positive, supportive, and trusting environment for the children and families we ...
Dec 17, 2020 9:00:00 AM

5 Ways Childcare Leaders Can Manage Stress at Their Center During COVID-19

COVID-19 | Staff development | Staff retention | Staff appreciation
If you’re feeling stressed right now, you’re certainly not alone. A recent survey from the American Psychological Association ...
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