ELT article published by Prof. Jonathan Acuñaat http://reflective-online-teaching.blogspot.com/
What are the key elements to include in one
s Instructor Biography?Roughly speaking five key elements have been suggested (LaureateEducation 2013):
Provide a brief recounting of your educational history, and do payattention to areas that are closely and intrinsically related to the classthat is going to be taught.
Include an illustration of your professional experience, which willplace you in context within your professional and teaching field andwhich let your students comprehend the depth of knowledge you areable to share with all of them.
Explain your philosophy of instruction.
Explain what your priorities are in regards to learning and studentlearning goals.
Share with your students a bit of your personal hobbies, interests,and family life to fully create your social presence among yourlearners.
Sample Instructor Biography
Jonathan Acuña Solano
Senior English Language Instructor at Universidad Latina, Curricular Developer and Teacher Trainer at Centro Cultural Costarricense-Norteamericano, and Oxford University Press ELT
Freelance Consultant. Completed my Master’s
Degree in Linguistics and a BA in English at the University of Costa Rica, specialized in EAP (English for