Highly Creative People…

“Most of us have two lives. The life we live, and the unlived life within us. Between the two stands Resistance.” Great article about highly creative people…I’m sure you know someone like this! http://www.goforhealth.co/2015/11/02/20-things-only-adhd-highly-creative-people-would-understand/ Tell us what you think :)!

The Twist…explained :)!

  Let’s sum up the Twist, in Tutoring…With A Twist like this!We treat every child we meet like this iceberg. We don’t only work with what we see on the surface, we dig digger and unravel all the layers. It’s what makes The Twist so unique but it’s also what has our tutors so passionate about the work that they …

Using Media Effectively…

  In our house, we have some pretty tight restrictions around media. For instance, our children have to do something active to earn their media time. And then once it’s earned, they only get an hour of media on weekdays. And, Sunday’s it’s a no-media day. So, anytime I see an opportunity where I can combine one of their passions, …

Life Skills: Engagement & Passion!

  Imagine if everybody replaced judgement with love. At Tutoring…With A Twist, we meet every client where they are at and re-engage their passion for learning through that! ps=As an adult, this works for me too…just sayin!  

Passion & Education!

    Does your child like horseback riding?! Does your child not like math as much they like horseback riding?! At Tutoring…With A Twist​ we want our learners to feel engaged in the subjects they are taking and we do this by connecting it to their life’s passions! See this link between horseback riding & math :)! https://www.horseloversmath.com/horsemathworkbooks/

Just Say No!

Does Your Child Know How to Say No…with confidence, ease and even some humour thrown in ;)?! Think about it… Our society is set up to teach children to be people pleasers…to say yes to their parents, teachers, and other people of authority. And then we even go so far as to label a child as a trouble maker when …

Life Skills: Procrastination!

“The Twist” in our Tutoring…With A Twist name means that we offer more than just what one might think of as tutoring. You may perhaps think of tutoring as sitting down with a teacher working on worksheets. Although that could compromise some of your time with us, we like to work on other skills: Life Skills! You may have heard …

School to Summer Transition!

Transitioning from School to Summer! School is almost at the end, do you have any tips on how to transition my kids from school to summer? Yes! Here are five tips! 1. Routines: Choose a routine you are willing to bend on, and keep the others fairly close to the school year. Routines such as morning routine, evening routine, bedtime routine. …