About the project
Kinderlime is the ultimate timesaving software for before- and after-school care. It aims to simplify a teacher's life and help parents by empowering their childcare.
With Kinderlime apps, school staff receives the ability to automate and simplify tonnes of paperwork - all necessary documentation, payments, schedules, and contacts collected and processed in the intuitive dashboard. Secondly, parents receive detailed insights about how their children are doing at school, childcare, and camps.
Kinderlime removes every operational burden from the school so parents can do what matters - spending more time with their children. One-stop solution for daycare and after school to save time and money!
Website, Mobile app, Education
Ruby, Ruby on Rails, ReactJS, AWS, Sidekiq, Intercom, Stripe, Twilio, Sendgrid
Santa Clara, California, US
2 Ruby on Rails developers
1 Product Designer
July 2017 - June 2019
Added business values by Syndicode
Syndicode's dedicated developers joined the product development team and helped to improve apps' functionality. Syndicode's designers jumped into the Kinderlime project somewhat later and empowered the product's performance and UI.
Since then, Kinderlime has received many awards, increased the number of schools that use the app, and has been acquired by a bigger company.
Since we started work on Kinderlime
- Kinderlime has grown and engaged more developers in the team
- The number of monthly affiliated schools doubled
- Kinderlime was acquired by ProCare—a world-known leader in the childcare management field since 1992.
Best Ease of Use and Best Value Awards from Capterra
Kinderlime has been singled out of dozens of Child Care Software vendors and received two awards from Capterra. "Best Ease of Use" and the 'Best Value' badges! Capterra has over 300,000...
In TOP Leading Global Software Market Manufacturers
Kinderlime was featured in Top Leading Global Childcare Software Market Manufacturers 2019! In the Global Childcare Software Market report, the Childcare Software market is ordered into vario...
The client wanted a new version of Kinderlime that could be scalable and fast. So, Syndicode made it possible to speed up Kinderlime web server response time and reach the brand new quality of the existing functionality
- We built a new scalable API for the Kinderlime website and mobile apps from scratch.
- Syndicode updated the admin panel functionality that the support team uses to handle problems and for internal purposes.
- Our UI/UX designers helped improve the Kinderlime website by making it more appealing and functional.
Kinderlime website backend
Kinderlime's new website backend allows school staff and parents to seamlessly update or add any data. Users can pick from tens of available actions like children sign-in/sign-out, creating reports, sending SMS or newsletter, checking billing stats, etc.
With the new website backend, Kinderlime made possible the integration with Gusto to simplify payrolls for teachers. Also, such features as Lead CRM and Learning became available. All the gathered data can be explored interconnected via the personal dashboard.
Kinderlime mobile backend
Kinderlime mobile applications for iOS and Android received the new interface and ease of Sign In-Out and posting of Daily Activities. It is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android version 5.0 and up.
With the updates made by Syndicode, Kinderlime mobile apps became as fast as never before.
The client asked Syndicode for help with Kinderlime v.2. The new app version was supposed to receive many improvements and enhancements compared to the initial product.
New scalable API
Syndicode managed to jump into the already existing project and build a new scalable API for mobile and website app versions quickly.
We ensured that the new functionality would work properly 24/7 by covering it with tests.
With the new scalable API, it was possible to add new and improve some existing Kinderlime features like:
Integration with Gusto -
an online payroll service
(connected with Gusto)
Different billing plans
Student Enrollment System
Children Daily Activity Tracking
Kinderlime Help Center
...Also, Dropoff and Pickup Notes, Student and Family Data management, Meal Tracking, and many more outstanding features of Kinderlime became even more powerful!
“Syndicode has been a great partner! Since Syndicode team joined Kinderlime we managed to update the app's functionality, and design and add many new features that made us one of the best-rated childcare apps in 2019! Guys from Syndicode became our friends who are empathetic about what they do and eager to do the best they can. We really enjoyed working with Syndicode and still are connected with their engineers!”
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