Success in the Classroom and Beyond

In addition to teaching composition and writing skills to college students in the Chicago area, I'm an experienced tutor with a background in a broad range of topics in the humanities.

I can also help you produce, polish and proofread your application, essay or personal statement for college, graduate school, or job-searching.

What I can offer:

  • Assistance with papers, projects and presentations, from outlining to research to proofreading 

  • Instruction and review of essential writing skills, including 

      • grammar, usage and mechanics

      • organization

      • clarity

      • citation

  • Strategies for effective reading, note-taking, and study skills

  • Instruction and review in a variety of subjects in English, literature, and humanities topics

  • Assistance for ESL/ELL students


©2019 by Marie Becker Writing Services. Proudly created with