Today I have a sobering post. Unfortunately, this post is rooted in tragedy. I think all providers can learn a lot through the experience of other providers, even a bad experience. So today I want to talk to you about a new policy you should seriously consider adopting. It is called the 24-Hour Rule. Read why you might what to adopt this rule TODAY!
If I polled most providers I am sure that one of the most abused and violated policies would probably be the Drop-off & Pickup policy. I know it was a biggie for me once upon a time. I say it was because I developed a habit of handling this issue so that it no longer was out of control at my childcare. So if you are dealing with this issue at your childcare, this post is just for you. I will show you how to identify the issue early, develop a policy and how to enforce a Drop-off & Pickup policy. [Read more…]
Do you use the title of childcare or preschool in your business? What constitutes a preschool and what determines a childcare environment? Is there really a difference? Maybe you are trying to decide what to put on your business cards. Ok, let’s figure this out. Are you a childcare or a preschool? The answer might surprise you. [Read more…]