Hello everyone! My name is Sydney. I have a degree in Linguistics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, with a focus in translating and interpreting. I've worked as a private and professional tutor since 2012, through which I've discovered a love for working with students one-on-one. A little bit about me academically--I graduated with honors in the Spring of 2017, summa cum laude, student marshal for my department. I completed an 80-page honors thesis with original research and ... [more]
I have 3+ years experience with private tutoring, with an emphasis in middle and early high school mathematics. I was employed from 2012 to 2013 as a paraprofessional tutor at Wheeler Middle School.
I have been playing piano for 15 years. I have taken many lessons, including a year-long AP Music Theory course. I have also been teaching music and piano on my own for a couple of years.
Elementary and intermediate piano instruction, from basic theory and rhythm to actual performance and technique. I have been playing the piano since I was 4 . I have taken numerous lessons from many teachers and institutions. I have also taken and passed an AP Music theory course. In addition, I have been teaching piano and general music for a few years on my own.
Though not technically the needlework most think of, I'm quite an avid knitter. I'm self-taught, and have been knitting for several years with great success. I've worked as a professional tutor in other areas, but I'd be happy to pass along my knitting skills to anyone who would like to learn this handy and rewarding craft.