TEACHER INTERVIEW QUESTIONS
Describe your educational background and work experience
Why do you want to teach at this level?
Tell us why you think you would be the best one for this position
What special abilities do you bring to teaching?
Describe your approach to lesson planning.
Linking plans to standards?
Planning for different student needs?
Have you worked with physically handicapped?
How do you involve students in learning?
What will you do to teach phonemic awareness in your class?
How do you go about making a story in a basal reader relevant to at-risk students?
Describe your methods of class management and approach to discipline
Describe a new idea you recently implemented or program you modified.
How do you modify lessons to make them more effective?
How do you involve parents in learning? Communication?
Good communication with staff, parents, and me
Work with the grade level team – shared planning, schedule coordination
Link lessons to standards
Research supported instructional methods
Model respect for students
Consistently follow the building behavior plan
Constantly work for ways to improve the educational program
State timeline for hiring -
When finished take candidate to meet with the Superintendent.