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  • Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language Program Contact


  • Houts-Smith, Linda
    TESL Program Coordinator
    History, Languages, Critical Race and Women's Studies, Department of

    Office: MA 279B
    Phone: 218.477.4059
    Email: houtsli@mnstate.edu
    Linda Houts-Smith, Associate Professor and Program Coordinator, TESL; Ph.D. in English, M.A.T. in ESL, B.A. in Classics and Medieval Studies; Linda began her career in ESL as a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco, and she has taught in six different states as well as three foreign countries. Now Linda not only teaches in but also coordinates the TESL program. Although a generalist, Linda’s greatest expertise probably lies in syntax and the nature of oral language.