Data-Driven Family Engagement Tools for Head Start and State Preschools

Learning Genie is an app for ECE educators and family service workers for Distant Learning and Family Engagement including tracking in-kind. During the COVID-19 crisis, Learning Genie offers free tools till the end of 2020 under a grant (or in-kind) to support all ECE agencies for Distance Learning and track school readiness outcomes.


Learning Genie also provides a useful application for portfolio-building. The portfolio tracking and tagging systems could be readily applied to DRDP 2015, Florida VPK, Head Start (HS), Early Head Start (EHS), Montessori, and other state or private-backed assessment tools.
Elevate Parental Confidence with Learning Genie: Their Child’s Sleep, Monitored and Assured
Discover the unparalleled assurance that Learning Genie brings to parents who prioritize their child’s safety and well-being. With Learning Genie, we’ve introduced an innovative Infant Sleep Check feature that lets teachers log essential details about how children are sleeping and for how long. This real-time tracking is a testament to our dedication to creating a safe and secure environment for every child.
As a concerned parent, I greatly appreciate the immediate communication I received from my child’s teacher via Learning Genie’s Parent App. Recently, I was informed about my baby’s restless sleep during the day and a slight increase in body temperature.
This proactive communication reassured me that the teachers are not just caregivers but vigilant guardians of my child’s health.
The ability to receive real-time updates and personalized messages regarding my baby’s condition is invaluable. It reflects the commitment of the teachers and the effectiveness of Learning Genie’s tools in ensuring the safety and comfort of every child. I’m grateful for this level of transparency and care in my child’s Early Head Start experience. Thank you, Learning Genie, for keeping parents like me informed and connected.
Parent in Illinois
Ensuring Safe and Sound Sleep: The Importance of Monitoring Infants’ Sleep Position, Time, and State
Infant sleep monitoring
Safety and Well-being
Keeping track of an infant’s sleep position ensures that they are placed in the recommended position to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and other sleep-related issues. Following safe sleep practices, such as placing infants on their backs, is essential for their safety.
Regularity and Routine
Monitoring the time and sleep state helps establish and maintain healthy sleep routines for infants. Consistent sleep patterns contribute to overall well-being, allowing infants to get the required amount of sleep for their development.
Early Detection of Issues
Regular monitoring allows for the early detection of any sleep-related problems or disturbances. Changes in sleep patterns or disruptions may indicate discomfort, illness, or other issues that require attention. This early detection can lead to prompt intervention and support.
Parental Peace of Mind
For parents, knowing that their infant’s sleep is being monitored provides peace of mind. It offers reassurance that professionals are overseeing their child’s sleep environment and addressing any concerns promptly.
Developmental Observations
Monitoring sleep allows educators and caregivers to observe an infant’s sleep behaviors, helping them understand the child’s individual sleep needs and preferences. This information can be valuable in creating a supportive and nurturing environment.
Monitoring infants’ sleep position, time, and sleep state is a fundamental aspect of providing a safe, nurturing, and developmentally appropriate care environment for young children. It aligns with best practices for infant sleep safety and contributes to the overall well-being of the child.