How ERP Software Can Change Your Business

There are many benefits to ERP, or enterprise resource planning, software so it is no wonder that it is among the systems that small businesses invest in (apart from marketing solutions). According to the State of SMB Software 2018 Report, it is a popular choice because entrepreneurs can run their operations from it. And as an article by Technology Evaluation Centers shows, one of the main reasons companies purchase a …

What are the benefits of preschool vs daycare? Is preschool required?

Most parents mix up daycare and preschool quite often. Though both of it are related to childcare and child development, they both are different in India. Daycare — This is mainly for childcare. They also have childhood education trained staff. Preschool — It is a setup that can be considered as a less formal class before the kid moves to kindergarten. Kids learn both academic and social skills in the preschool which helps in …

What are the best learning apps for preschool kids?

There are many apps for children in the market. These apps are not only good in their content quality but also is a nice entertainment for toddlers and kids. Children do learn a lot from these apps in a fun way. There are many options for the parents too to choose from the variety of apps available for their kids. They can choose it based on what skills or values …

Illumine: A Highlight of Illumine’s New Preschool App

Illumine is off to a great start with all customer, new and current. Our team has been working hard to make things easier for you via our new preschool & daycare app. Not only have we kept all our great features from the previous version, but we have also added a number of new features to help with your program’s workflow. We are excited to have customers, both future and …

What should I look for in a childcare center?

The child care centre is a kind of second home for my kid. As I’m a working mother, my daughter spends almost 8 hours of her day over there. Before choosing any daycare for my kid, I asked for references and it works the best. I asked people whom I know about where do they send their kid for daycare and what do they like and dislike about it. I …

How can I tell if my 2 year old toddler is happy at daycare?

If the child happily gets ready and is excited to go the daycare most of the days and doesn’t want to leave his friends even when you come to pick him up, that’s the best way to know that your child is happy at the daycare. Your child will act a little cranky during dropoff or picking up in the initial days. That is also called separation anxiety. But if …

How do I choose a preschool for my child?

·  Teachers and Staff A child’s personality is greatly impacted by the behaviour of his/her educators and care-givers. Firstly, you must ensure that the staff and teachers are well-qualified, and trained to educate and tend to children. Secondly, look out for their ways of interacting with the kids. The teachers’ ways are best judged both by words, as well as gestures towards the kids. There are times when the little …

Are Parents Whatsapp Groups Harming Your School?

There is a surprising recent trend in many schools in India to use WhatsApp groups to communicate with parents. Although free and easy to set up, it may be costing the school in numerous ways. School leaders need to consider the following implications before embracing this technological trend. Lack of control School leaders have little or no control over the conversations in these Whatsapp groups. They are very difficult to …

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One-Stop Online Childcare Billing Software for Preschools & Daycares

  In this article, I want to deep dive into billing — one of the most challenging areas to manage at a childcare center and how Illumine abstracts the problem and solves it in an intuitive way. With our system, staff and administrators no longer have to stress about generating the invoices manually or collecting and recording payments. What do the School, Staff and Admins get? Time and energy back in your …

How Illumine’s Childcare App Helps Daycare Providers Everyday

We know home daycare providers do not have it easy. You have to be a tax expert, a payroll expert, and a marketing expert — all while managing family relationships and most importantly taking extremely good care of the children. It’s like a whole company rolled into one person. That’s where a childcare management app like Illumine can take some of the load off your shoulders. Get Help Billing Your Families While clear-cut …