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Valeriya Minakova

Valeriya Minakova

Teaching Assistant, IECP



  1. B.A./Specialist, English Philology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, 2012
  2. M.A.,TESOL, American University, 2016


Before coming to Penn State, Valeriya (Lera) taught English in the U.S. and Russia. She has extensive experience in standardized test preparation (TOEFL and IELTS). Her research interests include multilingualism, translingual writing, and language ideologies.