How to improve NQS ratings in Quality Area 1?
One way that centres can successfully compete for occupancy in the post-COVID environment is to maintain a high-quality service in line with national quality regulations. The National Quality Standard (NQS) rating of a service is a good indicator of the quality of care and education it imparts as well as its compliance with laws and regulations.
Early Years Research reports 5% drop in childcare occupancy during Q1 2021
Early Years Research, Australia’s first dedicated data and research portal for the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) sector, today announced the release of its Quarterly Performance Indicators Q1-2021 report. The research report addresses the lack of evidence-based planning in the early learning sector and provides actionable insights for services across the country.
Xplor Wins Two Asia-Pacific Silver Stevie® Awards for Excellence in Technology Innovation and Pandemic Innovations
Xplor, the early learning software solution that provides a seamless experience for educators and families across Australia, is proud to announce that it won Silver Stevie® awards in two categories in the eighth annual Asia-Pacific Silver Stevie Awards today. The awards are the only business awards program to recognize innovation in the workplace in all 29 nations of the Asia-Pacific region. More than 900 nominations from organizations across the Asia-Pacific region were considered this year in categories such as Award for Excellence in Innovation in Products & Services, among many others.
Xplor acquire MyWaitList, deepening commitment to helping childcare centres increase occupancy across Australia
Founded in 2012, MyWaitList was created as a specialised tool to help Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) providers manage enquiries and enrolments more effectively. MyWaitList offers a range of features for operators, including smart lead capture forms, online tour scheduling, email marketing, waitlist automation, task management and deep performance reporting.
Xplor and Ento sign exclusive deal to deliver real-time roster automation.
Australia’s leading childcare software provider, Xplor, has pioneered cloud-based technology for the education sector, and immersive parent engagement apps, helping over 7,000 services to better connect with families and support high-quality early learning. In parallel, since being founded in 2009 Ento has grown to serve over 10,000 workplaces across Australia with next-generation, cloud-based workforce management software.
Do you really have an “all-in-one” childcare solution?
Early years technology platforms often claim to be “all-in-one”, even if they use external products and share data across systems. Learn how to determine if your solution is single-platform or multi-platform, and why this is important.
G8 Education renews with Xplor for 3 years
30 September 2020, Melbourne – One of Australia’s largest childcare operators, G8 Education has today selected leading early learning solution provider Xplor as its exclusive software partner.
CCS Update for Victoria
Here are the recently announced arrangements to support the Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) sector in Victoria.
Support measures for Victorian Childcare
Melbourne families in stage four and three lockdown will receive additional support from the Federal Government to support Childcare.
Xplor and QikKids reveal new platform to drive enquiries for ECEC services.
Space is a newly launched ECEC listing platform that enables families to compare services, directly enquire, book a tour and apply to a waitlist online.
Parents: Finding the right childcare is now easier.
Searching for childcare? Use our free tool called Space to find online & virtual programs for children. Created by services across Australia.
Filling occupancy post-COVID19
Whether you need to fill vacancies after COVID-19 or simply better manage the demand you already have, Xplor Space is here to help.
We can help with best practices gathered from over 2,000 services.