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    Enrich classroom and parent interactions
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Procare is the No. 1 name in child care software

Used by more than 30,000 child care businesses across the country. Our parent engagement solution helps you raise the bar for the parent experience with professional communications, easy-to-access portals and the opportunity for real-time updates from the classroom.

Why Use Procare’s Parent Engagement Solution?

For Centers

MANAGE YOUR CLASS ROOM MORE
EFFECTIVELY

  • Better manage classrooms—track attendance
    and any room movement.
  • Ensure adherence to teacher/child ratios
    (and easily report on ratio maintenance).
  • Make it easy for teachers to track child activity
    with name-to-face reporting.

TRACK IN – CLASS ACTIVITIES &
DEVELOPMENT MILESTONES

  • Create daily activities that can then be shared
    with parents, and connect those activities to
    state standards.
  • Support a wide variety of learning/child-centered
    methodologies.
  • Assess developmental milestones.

COMMUNICATE AND ENGAGE
WITH PARENTS

  • Share daily activities, videos, photos and
    newsletters with parents.
  • Use the app for easy, two-way communication.
  • Keep parents engaged with calendars to promote
    upcoming events.

PROVIDE REASSURANCE ON SAFETY
& SECURITY

  • View and easily update family contact information
  • View authorized drop-off/pick-up providers
  • Enable contactless check-in and pick-up with
    GPS-enabled technology or QR codes

For parents

COMMUNICATE WITH THE CENTER
IN REAL TIME

  • Easily message center staff via the app.
  • Receive any alerts or announcements in real time.

STAY IN THE LOOP ON UPCOMING
ACTIVITIES AND TRACK PAST
ATTENDANCE

  • View upcoming schedules.
  • See calendar of upcoming activities.
  • View attendance for your child (week or month).

IMMERSE YOURSELF IN YOUR
CHILD’S DAY

  • View activities: naps, meals, playtime and learning.
  • Understand how your child is doing against
    developmental milestones.
  • See photos and videos of your child in action.

FEEL CONFIDENT ABOUT YOUR
CHILD’S SAFETY & SECURITY

  • Use GPS-enabled curbside check-in or QR code
    technology for a contactless experience
  • Designate authorized drop-off/pick-up individuals
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A Sense of Gratitude Benefits Children Their Entire Lives

Raising children who are grateful for what they have, and teaching them to not always ask for more, isn’t easy. It is important, however.
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Raising Grateful Kids

The holidays are here and it is a good time of year to make sure you are raising grateful kids. This time of year allows people to pause and take some time to reflect on their blessings. 

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Playing is more than just a way to have fun; it’s also an essential part of healthy childhood development. As parents, you can adapt any space at home and design a playroom where your kids can explore, get creative, and learn. When designing a playroom, it’s crucial to think about it from a kid’s perspective. Our guide shows you how to create a fun and functional kids playroom that your children will love for many years to come.