Trick or Treat

Happy Halloween Everyone! This week's update includes a lot of internal changes and fixes. We have some exciting updates on the way (some would even say 'magical') to greatly improve the TutorBird mobile experience! We fixed an issue that would prevent the parent's contact info from saving when switching a student from an adult to [...]

October 31st, 2016|News, Product Features|

Easy To See

Hi Everyone! In this week's update, we are continuing to improve on the mobile device experience. Take a look at our list of changes: A couple of changes when viewing the site on mobile devices: Extra padding from the left and right of the page has been removed. TutorBird now makes better use of precious [...]

October 24th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

Retain Your Joy…

Hi Everyone! We have a couple of highly requested features this week. These new features will offer greater usability on mobile devices and better insight into your school's performance. We've added a new Student Retention report that displays your student retention rate over a specific period of time. We added a new "List" calendar mode which [...]

October 17th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

A Lot of Everything

Hi Everyone! There's no theme to this week's update. We have a variety of different updates available! Here's what changed this week: If you're using an iOS device (iPad/iPhone) to sync your calendar, cancelled lessons will now appear shaded with a line through them making them easier to distinguish from lessons where the student is still [...]

September 14th, 2016|News, Product Features|

A Social Gathering

Hello Everyone! We've introduced a great new social media feature to TutorBird hosted websites. There's a new option under "Website" to include your social media profiles in your website footer. We've added a column to the "News & Blog Posts" page to more easily identify "Sticky" posts. We fixed a minor issue with the Registration [...]

August 30th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

Stuck on You

Hi Everyone! We've added quite a few features to keep you better informed. You can now add "Sticky" posts to your blog and/or school news. Sticky posts always display at the top of the page so that your students can't miss it. We've changed the order of the fields on the sign-up widget to make [...]

August 22nd, 2016|Announcements, News|

Mystery Solved!

  Hi Everyone! Excellent changes made to location and teacher availability this week. Take a look! For multi-teacher schools: There's a new Teacher Availability feature that allows your teacher to indicate the hours that they are available to teach. Once setup, times when the teacher is not available will be "grayed-out" on the calendar in "Day" [...]

August 8th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

All in the Family

Hi Everyone! We've made some great improvements to family contacts that we know you'll love! We've added the ability to have more than 2 parents per family. Now you can add as many parents/contacts as the modern family requires. The "Families & Accounts" page no longer lists "Primary" and "Secondary" family contacts; these have been merged [...]

July 25th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

Introducing Substitute Teacher Support (Beta)

Hi Everyone, This week we're pleased to announce that we're beta testing "Substitute Teacher" support for multi-teacher schools. This allows one teacher in your school to fill in for another, without the need to reassign the student to the substitute. We hope that this change will improve the ease of use for multi-teacher schools by allowing [...]

July 11th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

A Splash of Color

Here's the list of this week's updates: We've made a minor update to the look and feel of TutorBird; the page header and logo when logged into the site has been refreshed. On the student sign-up page/widget the "Gender" field (if enabled) is now displayed directly below the student information, rather than following the parent [...]

June 27th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|