Ms. Valiakhmetova is from Russia. She taught English at HS in Russia and Russian at Casper College in the US. She got her B.A degree in teaching foreign languages and M.A. in Linguistics from Bashkir State University.
Ms.Valiakhmetova thinks that learning another language helps develop communication skills, expands the view of the world and gives us advantage in the global market. She tries to provide a positive and fun atmosphere in the classroom for her students. Her goal is to teach to the needs of every student, so that all learners feel capable and successful.
Her interests include Russian history, culture and literature of the 19th and 20th century.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, cooking and traveling. Her favorite places to travel are Russia, Mexico and USA.
" If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart."- Nelson Mandela