How to Prevent the Spread of Germs at Your Child Care Facility

Is it possible to have a child care center that is free of germs? Not likely. However, there are several precautions that you can take to prevent the spread of germs at your child care facility.   Studies show that implementing simple hygienic practices, such as hand-washing, can significantly reduce the rates of illnesses in child care settings. Why do germs spread easily at child care centers? Did you know that enrolled children and staff can [...]

January 28th, 2020|

Cold And Flu Season Communication At Your Childcare Center

January 2nd, 2020|

One of the biggest challenges a childcare owner or director faces is managing and preventing the spread of illness inside your childcare facility. Kids will be kids. They’ll sneeze without covering their mouths, touch their friend’s eyes without thinking twice and discover countless other ways to share germs that makes [...]

How you can help parents prepare for end of the year tax statements

December 3rd, 2019|

The end of the year can be so exciting. With the holidays approaching, there is a lot to celebrate. And children love it - from parties to fun activities - excitement is just beaming from their faces! While you love seeing the joy and happiness around your child care center, [...]

Cultivating Creativity in the Classroom Restores Imaginative Mindset in Children

August 30th, 2019|

According to research on, it appears that testing within care and school systems could be creating an 'only one right answer' mindset in children and curbing their creativity. This would be a difficult statement to believe if it weren’t for the research behind it.  Back in 2010, Kyung Hee [...]

Tips to Track Attendance at Your Childcare Center

August 7th, 2019|

Tracking current attendance and ratios is no doubt one of the most important priorities a childcare director or owner faces each day. Staying ahead of where the teacher to student balance currently sits and trying to make decisions about the next few hours, days, or let’s be honest -minutes - [...]

Attendance Reporting Made Easier with Latest Enhancement

July 23rd, 2019|

Reviewing attendance records is an important task for administrators in the childcare industry. Being able to confirm who was in your facility at any given time is a necessity when considering things like childcare licensing reports. Jackrabbit Care’s latest enhancement makes this even easier! What was updated for Attendance reports? [...]

Effortless Reimbursement for Parents – Tax ID on Receipts & Statements

June 25th, 2019|

Is it common for your families to ask for a tax statement with your childcare facility’s Tax ID or EIN (Employer Identification Number)? Often times parents can get reimbursed for childcare expenses through their FLEX account or claim expenses as a deduction on their tax return. That’s why we’ve made [...]

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