Earn a sustainable income while helping young children thrive. Wonderschool Academy is a 3-month training program to help parents, teachers, or anyone who loves working with children to turn their homes into family child care programs with curriculum of your choice.
Family child care helps solve national shortage of quality child care. Be your own boss and make an impact on early childhood education.
Wonderschool assists you with licensing processes to ensure you meet each state’s specific set of requirements and get licensed on time.
Our Child Care Finder assists you in finding new enrollments by making your program more discoverable to families in your area.
There is no cost to enroll in Wonderschool Academy until you receive your first enrollment.
Wonderschool Academy is designed for anyone with a passion for early childhood education.
In just under 3 months, you will be able to start your child care out of your home, rented apartment, or out in nature. Through our structured training program, Wonderschool offers a full range of support to help you towards full enrollment.
Our team guides you through complex licensing processes to ensure you meet state-specific requirements.
Build a financial model to sustain livable income based on anticipated tuition income and operational expenses.
Set up your child care space and learn how to create high-quality early childhood education programs.
Create a beautiful website so that families can easily find the program that meets their needs.
Market your program on social media and learn how to keep your program consistently full.
Collect tuition, track expenses, and manage your budget with our easy-to-use Child Care Management System.
Connect with other providers, engage with experts, and access 24/7 support.
Use our calculator to estimate your program revenue and costs.TRY IT NOW
Browse through additional resources to learn how you can run successful family child care programs.
Read about Cassandra Hall's story in starting her own program with the Wonderschool and Nevada Start Strong.
A case study on how a successful director is able to go and grow further with Wonderschool tools and services.
Figuring out how much to charge for your child care business requires understanding pricing strategies. Chris Bennet, CEO of Wonderschool, shares his insight on different pricing strategies that work for child care directors looking to earn more.