Milk & “Cookies”

Take a look at this week’s great new features and changes: TutorBird requires cookies to work. If your browser has cookies disabled, TutorBird will now let you know! If you change your website’s domain name in TutorBird, we’ll automatically redirect visitors from your old domain name to the new one. The drop down list for [...]

June 20th, 2016|News, Product Features|

Time Shift

Here’s the list for this week: Added an “Invoice Balance” placeholder (%InvoiceAmount%) to the invoice and invoice reminder email templates. The “Invoice Balance” displays the invoice amount less any payments received since the invoice date. The original invoice will still be attached to the email. When adding a new lesson from the Day/Week calendar views, the [...]

June 6th, 2016|News, Product Features|

Updates to Chant About

Hey Everyone! We have some great additions this week: Teach more, scroll less: When you close a popup window in TutorBird, the page no longer scrolls to the top of the page. The “Recent Payments” tab on the “Families & Invoices” page now displays the payment type in the description (if your school is using the payment [...]

May 30th, 2016|News, Product Features|

A Bit of This, a Bit of That

Hi Everyone! Lots of great new changes this week: When cloning a day's worth of events on the calendar into a future month, the necessary fixed monthly charges are now automatically created. We added a new option to specify a preferred location when you add a new lesson or event. When enabled, the "Location" drop down [...]

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

A ‘Touch’ of Class

Hello Everyone! Here's what's changed this week: The calendar now supports drag-and-drop schedule changes on touch devices (iOS/Android)! Previously, drag and drop was only available from desktop browsers. Tap and hold (1 second) to drag-and-drop No more tears! The student details page (and a few others) now warns you if you have unsaved changes before [...]

May 10th, 2016|News, Product Features|

Recurring Transactions. Recurring Transactions.

Here's a list of this week's changes: Recurring charges and discounts are now available. This feature is perfect if you're charging a manual fee for a monthly supplies rental, or providing a recurring sibling discount. We adjusted the layout of the "Expense/Other Income" popup, placing the recurring entry settings just below the date for consistency. When adding [...]

May 2nd, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

Update Medley

Here's what's new this week: We've fixed the performance issue when typing lesson notes from the home page agenda on older devices (iPad 2, we're looking in your direction...tsk tsk) On the home page agenda, the drop-down menu under the student's name now displays the parent names. Building on last week's changes, we've added the ability [...]

April 25th, 2016|News, Product Features|

Compose Yourself

Hi Everyone! We've made a lot of great improvements to email, attendance notes and school websites. Take a look at the full list of changes: Email Improvements: Images can now be included in emails! We did a lot of work behind the scenes to make this as easy to use as possible. You can upload [...]

April 18th, 2016|Announcements, News, Product Features|

Minor Improvements

Here's what's new this week: Added 5 new stock invoice logos If you change the date on the Home Page Agenda, it's now sticky. So if you leave the page to edit a student's details, when you return to your agenda, you still see the same view. The date text will appear red if you're [...]

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

Improvement Table of Contents

Hi, everyone! Take a look at this week's changes: On the student Sign-Up form/widget, mobile or home phone is now required. Previously, both fields were optional, now one phone number is required (so that you'll have another way to contact a new student if they mistype their email address). For teachers who teacher internationally (i.e. Skype lessons), SMS reminders can [...]

March 28th, 2016|News, Product Features|