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Brianna Phillips – Serving Nanaimo & Surrounding Regions

Brianna is in her fourth year of Elementary Education at Vancouver Island University but is no stranger to the school system, real world or working with all types of learners. Right out of high school, Brianna began her educational journey starting with exploring Social Services in Northern BC.

Brianna worked in the school system exploring alternative schools and classroom settings. Brianna believes it is important to step outside of traditional classes and learning whenever it is possible to enhance connections and relationships to the world and nature. She acted as a Special Assistant and Learner Support before starting her Bachelor’s of Teaching in Nanaimo. 

Brianna knows the importance of a growth mindset for success. Brianna believes confident students will succeed in life and in the classroom. Her passions include independently travelling the world, exploring the mountains on her skis with her family and friends and connecting with students, learners and families here on the beautiful Vancouver Island. 

Brianna will focus on Twistedly Tutoring your child in:

Find in the Fun in Falling: Learn to Fall, Fall Better, Fail Best!

Credentials:

  • Social Service Worker Diploma 
  • Associate of Arts Degree
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education (in progress)
  • Crisis Intervention & Management Training 
  • Trauma Informed Care Training
  • Stress Lesson Tool Kit for Teacher & Parent Training 
  • Kidding Around Yoga & Mindfulness for Childern

Brianna is in her fourth year of Elementary Education at Vancouver Island University but is no stranger to the school system, real world or working with all types of learners. Right out of high school, Brianna began her educational journey starting with exploring Social Services in Northern BC.

Brianna worked in the school system exploring alternative schools and classroom settings. Brianna believes it is important to step outside of traditional classes and learning whenever it is possible to enhance connections and relationships to the world and nature. She acted as a Special Assistant and Learner Support before starting her Bachelor’s of Teaching in Nanaimo. 

Brianna knows the importance of a growth mindset for success. Brianna believes confident students will succeed in life and in the classroom. Her passions include independently travelling the world, exploring the mountains on her skis with her family and friends and connecting with students, learners and families here on the beautiful Vancouver Island. 

Brianna will focus on Twistedly Tutoring your child in:

In Brianna's own words:“The Twist is a new meaning to the idea of a tutor. Tutoring...With A Twist is more than helping a child with math or reading. It is about making a difference in the students’ and their families’ lives. Helping students’ success by teaching kids how to: ask for help in class, overcome limiting beliefs and learn with a passion all while building confidence, happiness & hopefulness. It is Teaching...With Empathy.”