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How to prepare for a teaching interview
How to prepare for a teaching interview
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Overview of what to expect during a teaching interview. Presentation includes list of common questions a principal may ask you during the interview. By the way, congrats on getting the interview - …

Overview of what to expect during a teaching interview. Presentation includes list of common questions a principal may ask you during the interview. By the way, congrats on getting the interview - good luck, you're gonna do great !!! :)

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  • 1. How to prepare for a teaching interview
  • 2. principal interview dress [maintain respect] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 3. principal interview dress [maintain respect] [establish credibility] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 4. principal interview dress [maintain respect] [establish credibility] [establish as authority figure] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 5. principal interviewentrance / posture Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 6. principal interview portfolio [summarizes teaching accomplishments] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 7. principal interview portfolio [summarizes teaching accomplishments] [snap shot of philosophy] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 8. principal interview portfolio [summarizes teaching accomplishments] [snap shot of philosophy] [example teaching material] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 9. portfolio principal interview contents [sample lesson] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 10. portfolio principal interview contents [sample lesson] [resume] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 11. portfolio principal interview contents [sample lesson] [resume] [student teacher observations] Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 12. portfolio principal interview contents [sample lesson] [resume] [student teacher observations] [classroom management] rules procedures arrangement Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 13. interview questions principal interview obvious if unprepared It’s easy for an interviewer to spot an unprepared candidate. Candidates who have not practiced basic interview questions beforehand are unnaturally nervous. They shift in their seats more. They begin most answers with the word, “uhhhhh.” There are long pauses while interviewers wait for the candidate to process the question and think up an answer. They get confused by basic educational jargon that they learned in college.
  • 14. interview questions principal interview tell me about yourselfPresented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 15. interview questions principal interview tell me about yourself [have a story to tell]Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 16. interview questions principal interview tell me about yourself [have a story to tell] [have lots of examples when you answer questions]Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 17. interview questions principal interview tell me about yourself [have a story to tell] [have lots of examples when you answer questions] [principal will be writing entire time – not looking at you]Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 18. interview questions principal interview Be able to articulate your beliefs/philosophiesPresented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 19. interview questions principal interview Not Q&A timePresented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 20. interview questions principal interview Not Q&A time [be able to connect (storytelling)]Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 21. interview questions principal interview Not Q&A time [be able to connect (storytelling)] [establish common ground]Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 22. interview questions principal interview Not Q&A time [be able to connect (storytelling)] [establish common ground]Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 23. interview questions principal interview anticipate the questionsPresented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 24. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsWhat kind of students do you like towork with? What type of studentscould you teach most effectively?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 25. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsYou give an assignment. A studentridicules the assignment, saying it doesn’tmake sense. What would you do?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 26. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsHow do you help students experience success?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 27. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsHow would you individualize instructionfor students?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 28. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsWhat procedures do you use to evaluatestudent progress besides using tests?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 29. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsHow would you challenge a student witha learning disability and the advancedlearner within the same class?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 30. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with studentsWhat would your students say about you?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 31. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesWhat kind of teachers would youprefer to work with? Why?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 32. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesWhat activities would you like to workwith in our school?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 33. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesWhat quality or qualities do you havethat would enhance our teaching staff?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 34. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesWhat are some personality characteristicsyou find undesirable in people?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 35. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesWho should be responsible fordiscipline in a school? Why?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 36. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesWhat needs and/or expectations doyou have of the school administration?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 37. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with colleaguesHow do you collaborate withyour colleagues?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 38. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with parentsWhat do you feel is the most effective way tocommunicate with parents? Describe howyou have used this/these technique(s).Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 39. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with parentsDescribe the reasons why youwould contact parents.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 40. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with parentsWhat would you include in your OpenHouse presentations to parents?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 41. principal interviewinterview questions: Teacher relationships with parentsWhat community activities would youlike to be associated with? Why?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 42. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewDescribe any school experience you have had,particularly in student teaching (or in anotherteaching position) that has prepared you for afull-time position at our school.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 43. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewHow would you integrate technologyinto the curriculum you would teach?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 44. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewDescribe any innovative projects youhave been involved in developing.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 45. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewGive an example of how you have usedcooperative learning in your classroom.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 46. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewWhat four words would students use todescribe your teaching strategies?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 47. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewWhat rules do you have for your classroom?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 48. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewDescribe your teaching style and howyou accommodate the different learningstyles of the students in your classes.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 49. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewWhat do you consider to be your strengthsand how will you use them in your teaching?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 50. principalinterview questions: Instructional techniques interviewIn what ways do you keep studentson task and well behaved duringcollaborative group activities?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 51. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background information Why did you choose to become a teacher?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 52. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background information What are your hobbies and interests?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 53. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationWhat are your plans for continuingyour professional growth?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 54. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationTell me about an interesting article youhave read recently in a professional journal.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 55. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationWhat contributions can youmake to our school?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 56. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationWhat current trends in publiceducation please you? Displease you?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 57. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationTell me about the three people whohave most influenced your owneducation and educational career.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 58. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationDescribe your expectations for studentbehavior? In other words, if I were to enter yourclass on an average day, what should I expectto see with regard to student behavior?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 59. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationDescribe the management strategiesand techniques you use to maintain aneffective classroom environmentPresented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 60. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationWhat are your strengths andweaknesses as a teacher?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 61. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationDescribe a typical readinglesson in your classroom.Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.
  • 62. principal interviewinterview questions: Different topics/background informationHow do you adjust for reading leveldifferences within your classroom?Presented by: Brent Daigle, Ph.D.

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