K-12 Tutoring, ACT, and SAT Test Prep in Minneapolis2020-09-29T09:14:36-05:00

Great minds don’t
think alike…

We teach students how to learn not just what to learn
to build success from the inside – out.

About Tutoring

You have questions about the school year.

We have all kinds of options for you!

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Virtual Q&A Sessions

We are also hosting virtual (Zoom) Q&A sessions every Wednesday from 10:00 – 11:00 am. Reserve your spot below and we’ll send more info to you.

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Welcome to Yellow Parachute Learning Partners…

The Twin Cities’ brightest solution for K-12 Tutoring and Test Prep

We help invested parents raise resilient kids by using simple, powerful, tools to teach the science of learning how to learn.

One size does not fit all. And learning is too precious an endeavor to waste on conflict between parent and child.

Your YP Learning Coach jumps in to relieve parent/student stress, provide weekly tutoring sessions, and equip families with tools to transform their relationships on the path to a student’s success.

Get To Know Us

We offer a variety of both paid and
free products and services in five categories.

Learning Coaching
(aka Tutoring)

Weekly tutoring sessions that equip students with the tools they need to transform their success and relieve parent/student stress.

How It Works

Yellow
Parachute Academy

A full-day learning center, where students benefit from working with a Minnesota-certified curriculum while supported by Learning Coaches.

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Test
Prep

Our programs improve student’s ACT/SAT scores. Beyond the scores, students become better strategic thinkers and have improved time management.

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ADHD & Life
Coaching

Life-coaches specifically trained in working with those who have ADHD will help you unwrap your unique gifts and passions and use them to build success.

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Action
Leadership

Cara Thorpe, Founder and Visionary, shares the message that “you are not alone,” with whomever is experiencing the struggle of a student who’s great mind doesn’t think alike.

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Welcoming New Students
Call 612.361.7266

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WE ARE…

Personal

1:1 tutoring with the network and knowledge base of a multi-tutor company

Convenient

Our flexible model lets us meet at times and places that work for your schedule

Holistic

We look at the whole student to create an individualized learning plan

Committed

Many of our students stay with us from elementary school through ACT/SAT prep

Results Driven

Building student success and confidence both in and outside the classroom