Early Childhood Education (old)


ECE Software

With tend.ly, you’re in control. Leave traditional child care software behind.

child care family email and communication

Enhanced communication

Families control when and how often they receive real-time updates and daily summaries. When you need to send alerts to all your families, you can send those immediately via text message, email, and the tend.ly app. Less urgent announcements are captured and sent as part of daily summaries.
Real-time alerts and daily summaries
Text, photos, and videos
Emergency alerts
Email, SMS, and push
iOS, Android, and web support
Secure and confidential
Informed arrival
Dynamic billing and invoicing

Analytics, reporting, and engagement

Our advanced analytics show what’s happening in your center and help save you time by making your data available anytime, anywhere. With first-of-its-kind views into family engagement, you can quickly see, in real-time, how families interact with the information you send.
Measure family interactions
Track staff performance
Capture at-risk customers
Ensure staffing compliance
Billing and invoicing
Payment processing
daycare reporting and analytics

child care software for every provider

Your system. Your way.

Every care provider is different and we recognize that. We’re not a one-size-fits-all solution because you aren’t a one-size-fits-all provider. With tend.ly, if you don’t like what you see or want to see something different, let us know! Our flexible software can be adapted to meet your specific needs.
In-depth customization
World-class support
Weekly new feature releases
Embedded curriculum standards
Integrate your logo/brand
Multi-location support

State of the art security

Security is in our DNA. tend.ly is secured by the most sophisticated protocols and procedures, ensuring security of your critical data. Permissions allow you to restrict who can access sensitive data.
100% secure, SSL encrypted
Customizable permissions
SSO/SAML support
Meets compliance standards
security and data protection

tracking and summary reports for child care

Comprehensive tracking

tend.ly tracks everything: food, potty, announcements, alerts, sleep, and more. tend.ly accepts every photo and video format. Our expanded curriculum planning allows you to schedule and track curriculum details alongside all your other activities.
National/state curriculum standards
Menu planner
Inquiries and waitlists
Food/sleep reminders
Open balances/payment reminders
Reservations and scheduling

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