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Loop + Repeat

The embedded video/audio player in the Media Library now has the ability to loop specific ranges. This allows students to repeat specific sections for study without having to manually rewind the track each time. Other Updates: Receipt emails now include an attached PDF receipt. The receipt shows your school address, the amount received (or refunded) [...]

October 24th, 2018|Announcements|

Happy to Report!

We're always working on improving TutorBird with great ideas and feedback from teachers just like you! Here's a list of the changes we've made to Reports this week:  Added Paid, Void, Date Emailed and Date Reminded to the Invoice Details export file. We’ve updated the Billable Hours report so that the School Revenue header is [...]

October 17th, 2018|Product Features|

Sign Me Up!

We have so much to share with you this week! Today, we're releasing two highly requested features: segmenting the student list by status and a new sign-up widget (beta). Check out the details below! Cool new features: The Student List page has changed! Waiting Students & Leads are no longer located at the bottom of [...]

October 5th, 2018|Product Features|

Are You Free?

The Calendar Feed can now pass Free/Busy status information to your synced calendar (if it supports this feature). If you’re using an external service, like YouCanBook.me with your synced calendar, this will automatically block out times that you have scheduled in TutorBird. To enable this feature, click “Calendar > Options > Sync Settings”. Here's what else kept [...]

September 19th, 2018|Product Features|

What’s On The Menu?

Sometimes, we gotta make small moves to make big ones. In today's small move, the Library & Downloads page has been split into two separate pages: Lending Library and Online Resources. The Lending Library page now also includes a history of any items that were loaned. For shared items in multi-teacher schools, you can now [...]

September 12th, 2018|Product Features|

Good Things Come to Those Who Wait(List)

You can now email students who are on the Wait List or classified as a Lead! We’ve made a small change to the Students > Email page for sending bulk email. The “Show Inactive” students checkbox has been changed to “Show Non-Active Students.” Students on your waiting list no longer appear in the list by [...]

September 5th, 2018|Product Features|

Netflix, move over! Streaming Video now on TB!

We're unleashing a new feature today!  We've added the ability to stream certain audio and video types directly from the Download Library. You'll see a new "Play" button beside the download button that opens the media directly in the browser. Similarly, for images and PDFs, you now have the option to view these in a [...]

August 23rd, 2018|Product Features|

The Thin Red Line

You may have noticed yesterday that a little red line and arrow appeared on your Calendar yesterday, particularly if you use the Day/Week/Timeline views. We heard your requests, and now you can easily see where you’re at in your day! Other Updates: On mobile devices, the drop-down menu on the Invoice tab in the Family Account [...]

August 14th, 2018|Product Features|

Summertime and the livin’ is EASY

All the changes we've made in the last month altogether! During busy periods, (1st of the month, we’re looking at you…) if your auto-invoices are delayed due to a high volume of invoices being processed at once, we’ve added a message to your account that tells you that your invoices are queued up for processing. [...]

August 10th, 2018|Product Features|

Sorry, I Can’t Make It!

This week, we changed the behavior if you cancel a lesson by setting the attendance to “Teacher Absent”. With this attendance status selected, an SMS/Email Reminder is now automatically sent using the “Event Cancelled” email/SMS template. This ensures that students and parents who use SMS/email reminders will be notified in advance of the canceled lesson (no additional [...]

July 9th, 2018|Product Features|