Call us at 612.361.7266
Yellow Parachute is monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information click here.

Mission Statement

To share the stories, philosophies, and resources that inform our unique approach to tutoring, to empower ourselves and our community in individualized learning, and to uplift families, educators, and students.
Survey Says...
Survey Says...
Organization & Study Skills Learning How to Learn Executive Functioning Skills

Survey Says...

Last month we conducted an informal poll on the Yellow Parachute Learning Partners Facebook page where we asked parents what was t...
  43 Hits
  0 Comments
Jump In Coaching
Jump In Coaching
Stress & Anxiety Personalized Learning Parenting Organization & Study Skills Middle School High School Elementary School

Jump In Coaching

"We are not winning at distance learning today. The youngest is already back in bed. He was so crabby he refused to do his school ...
  218 Hits
  0 Comments
Redefining “Routine”
Redefining “Routine”
Motivation, Grit, and Self Discovery Stress & Anxiety Organization & Study Skills Executive Functioning Skills

Redefining “Routine”

Routine (noun) rü-ˌtēn. A regular course of procedure. Habitual or mechanical performance of an established procedu...
  290 Hits
  0 Comments
We're Working On It
We're Working On It
Personalized Learning Parenting Organization & Study Skills Learning How to Learn

We're Working On It

As parents, there is so much on our plates these days. We're hands-on parenting 24-7. We're working from home. We're helping our k...
  213 Hits
  0 Comments
Why it’s Important to Worry About Yourself
Why it’s Important to Worry About Yourself
Motivation, Grit, and Self Discovery Organization & Study Skills Learning How to Learn

Why it’s Important to Worry About Yourself

With today’s announcement making the temporary closure of schools in Minnesota permanent for the remainder of the school year, you...
  450 Hits
  0 Comments
Three Cs for Success in Schooling from Home
Three Cs for Success in Schooling from Home
Teaching Stress & Anxiety Parenting Executive Functioning Skills

Three Cs for Success in Schooling from Home

Last week almost every parent in Minnesota, and across the United States, was thrust into a new and unfamiliar role… that of a hom...
  147 Hits
  0 Comments
Our Response to COVID-19
Our Response to COVID-19
News and Information

Our Response to COVID-19

At Yellow Parachute Learning Partners we are closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic. While so much has changed in our everyday l...
  345 Hits
  0 Comments
Setting Aside Our Experiences to Help our Kids
Setting Aside Our Experiences to Help our Kids
Personalized Learning Learning How to Learn Parenting

Setting Aside Our Experiences to Help our Kids

Cara Thorpe, founder and CEO of Yellow Parachute Learning Partners, is here again with answers about personalized learning. Learn ...
  285 Hits
  0 Comments
Personalized Learning in Real Life
Personalized Learning in Real Life
Personalized Learning Learning How to Learn

Personalized Learning in Real Life

Cara Thorpe, founder and CEO of Yellow Parachute Learning Partners, is here with answers about personalized learning – an angst-fi...
  251 Hits
  0 Comments
Just give me a routine I can break
Just give me a routine I can break
Organization & Study Skills Motivation, Grit, and Self Discovery Executive Functioning Skills

Just give me a routine I can break

Just give me a routine I can break!Perhaps by this time in the school year I’ve repeated, “We will NOT have a morning like this ag...
  2321 Hits
  0 Comments