Brightwheel will send a push notification letting you know there is an update for you to check out. Push notifications are available for both parents and teachers.
As a parent you can receive push notifications for the following updates about your child:
- Check in/out
You can edit which activities you receive notifications for by logging into the app, clicking the menu icon, and then "Edit profile". From there you'll be able to toggle on/off the notifications for different activities.
As a staff member you can receive push notifications for the following:
- Parent Messages
Instructions for Turning On Push Notifications:
You must enable push notifications for both the app and your device.
- Enable push notifications from your brightwheel app
- Open 'Edit Profile' and toggle on push notifications for each update type. Note that push notifications default to on.
- Open your device settings and allow push notifications for the brightwheel app.
Learn about other brightwheel features here.