COVID-19 Resource Center

We’ve partnered with industry experts, government agencies, and our provider community to create resources that help preschool and childcare center owners navigate challenges presented by COVID-19.

We’re in this together and are committed to helping you come out stronger on the other side.

Use this resource center to:

Stay up-to-date

Get the latest on CDC guidelines and learn what you should be planning for

Get actionable guidance

Learn steps you can take around safety, financial relief, staying in touch with families, and more

Learn what others are doing

Find out what other providers and families are doing to get through the crisis

Resources, guides, case studies, and more

These resources were created in collaboration with our community of providers, industry experts, parents, and government agencies to help you get through the crisis and come out stronger on the other side.

Essential guides and resources

Health and safety

Managing financial well-being 

Staying connected with families 

At-home activities to share with families

Ways to leverage brightwheel

  • Messaging: Use messaging and alerts to share quick updates with your families.
  • Newsletters: Create newsletters for longer-form or more detailed announcements. 
  • Online Payments: Consider shifting to online payments to reduce the exchange of checks and cash.
  • Pause Student Billing Plans: You can easily pause your billing setup in the event of a temporary or extended closure.  
  • Lesson Plans: Easily create and distribute lessons to all of your teachers on related topics (e.g., hand washing, germs, etc).
  • Learning from Home: Admins and teachers can easily share lesson plans with families through the brightwheel app for at-home learning materials.
  • Quick Scan Check-in: Open centers can use our scan feature to avoid touching device screens.
  • Health Checks: Open centers can record wellness and temperature checks. You can elect to share these with families or mark them as “staff only.”

Our COVID Care Program

We’ve launched our COVID Care Program for brightwheel customers. Learn more here about how we’re supporting our community.

Interested in receiving additional COVID-19 resources?