Secondary Department Teaching, New Building, College of Education, MSU Main Campus, Marawi City, 9700 Philippines

Manar H. Macapodi, MAELT

Faculty, Secondary Teaching Department

“Let people speak about your goodness.”


Manar H. Macapodi is a faculty member at the Department of Secondary Teaching of the College of Education, Mindanao State University – Marawi City. A highly inquisitive & motivated College Instructor who teaches Language Education and Professional Education courses. She is known for her strong passion for innovative language pedagogy and is actively engaging in various trends in education research.

Ms. Macapodi is a graduate of Bachelor of Secondary Education major in English at Mindanao State University – Marawi City 2016. She also completed her Master of Arts in English Language Teaching at the same university in the year 2022. She is likely to pursue her Ph.D. degree this year 2023.

To wit her teaching experience, she spent her first four years (2017-2020) teaching at Miftahus Salam Integrated Academy (MSIA), Marawi City as a junior high school teacher. From basic education, she advanced to teaching in higher educational institutions where she had her first tertiary teaching experience at RC-Al Khwarizmi International College Foundation (RC-AKIC), Marawi City from 2020 to 2021.

In addition, Ms. Macapodi is a debater, public speaker, and writer. She was a member of Rostrum – MSU Marawi Debate Varsity and is now the official adviser and coach of El-Sophians, College of Education Debate Society, and of EMBER, Official Student Publication of College of Education.

She also renders extension services such as by conducting and participating in various activities inside and outside the university, and by serving as judge and keynote speaker to different events in line with her field and expertise.


  • Bachelor of Secondary Education - English (BSEd – English), 2016 Mindanao State University, Marawi City
  • Master of Arts in English Language Teaching (MAELT), 2022 Mindanao State University, Marawi City


  • Debate and Argumentation • Public Speaking • Basic Journalism • Professional Education • English Language Education • English Literature

Courses Taught

  • Professional Education Courses
  • English Language Education Courses

Reasearch and Publications

  • Students’ Mobile Legends Experience and Influence on Vocabulary Development:A Basis for Gamified English as Second Language Lesson, 2022
  • Students’ Opinion and Attitudes towards the Use of Gamification in Vocabulary Learning, 2019
  • Major Linguistic Barriers in Oral Communication Skills as Perceived by Educ 109A Students, College of Education, MSU Main Campus, 2016