4 Ways Technology Is Improving Early Education

The use of technology in early education classrooms both enhances a child’s understanding of the world around them, and also provides educators paperless, streamlined processes that make their school day more efficient. Technology can hone in on...

3 Ways to Market your Childcare Center to Dads

Fathers these days are much more involved in the day-to-day activities of raising their children. In fact, dads in 2016 devoted an average of eight hours a week to childcare—about three times as much as in 1965! Because dads are playing a more...

3 Social Media Strategies for Childcare Centers

Social media—of all the things on a busy childcare center director’s to-do list, is it really that important? Well…yes! Research shows that 75% of parents use social media, often for parenting-related information and support. Social media can be...

3 Time Management Tips for Childcare Center Owners and Directors

Does it seem like there’s never enough time in the day to get it all done? We know the feeling. The job of a childcare director is a constant juggling act of business needs, staff and parent management, and caring for the children at your center....

Investing in Child Care Center Staff: Why We Created Smartcare University

To Early Childhood Educators Everywhere:

First, I want to say thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to read my post. Throughout my career, I’ve had the pleasure of meeting thousands of educators and leaders like you. I know them to...

5 Quick Ways to Boost Childcare Center Enrollment

Concerned about your childcare center’s enrollment numbers? Or simply looking to shake things up and try something new? Here are five quick ways to boost childcare center enrollment:

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How to Increase Enrollment

Parents will love being able to know, in real time, what their child is doing at the center. This allows you to rest easy knowing the parent and child are both happy.


Cutting Through the Clutter

Learn how smart management software saves childcare center director’s time, energy and money, all while providing the best care to children.