Hi, I'm Sydney Marie! I have a degree in Music from Oklahoma City University. I am also a published author and professional performer and illustrator.
I have 8 years of tutoring and teaching experience in Literature, English, Music, Theatre, and Writing. I spent time in Taiwan teaching English to kids - we also learned some fun music on the side!
I love comic books, Star Wars, and video games...I'm a big nerd! I spend most of my free time at Disney or hanging out with my dog, Nika.
I have worked in educational capacities in several areas, specifically with children. I worked for 6 years as a teacher/program developer for my Adventure Quest: Children's Education Camp program from 2013-17. I was a nanny for 6 years to homeschooled children, where I oversaw their education from 9am-3pm three days a week from 2013-2015. I was an English, Math, and Science tutor with the Boys and Girls Club in 2013-14 - during this time, I also developed a program that used theatre to teach reading comprehension and critical thinking and...
Adventure Quest Camps, Teacher/Program Development
2012 - 2017
Teaches several classes during the camp day, including arts, history, literature, and science. Works to develop the program.
2011 - 2017
Experience working with Elementary-High school students, with an emphasis on grades 1-6. I have nannied homeschooled children and overseen their education, as well as tutored.
McCracken County Public Library, Clerk
2014 - 2016