Behavioral Questions for a Teacher

To help you prepare for your teacher interview, here are 30 behavioral teacher interview questions and answer examples.

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What have you done when someone has challenged a grade?

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List Of 30 Behavioral Interview Questions for a Teacher

  1. 1.

    What have you done when someone has challenged a grade?

  2. 2.

    Describe a recent interaction with a challenging student and the parents.

  3. 3.

    How do you handle conflict between two students?

  4. 4.

    How do you manage your time efficiently?

  5. 5.

    Express a time you gave constructive feedback to a peer. How did the colleague react?

  6. 6.

    How would you report a delicate issue to your superior?

  7. 7.

    How do you change up lesson plans when an unforeseen circumstance happens during the day?

  8. 8.

    How would the typical student describe you?

  9. 9.

    Explain a time you misled students accidentally. How did you resolve the problem?

  10. 10.

    What extra-curricular activities have you been a part of?

  11. 11.

    Share a time when you interacted with angry parents who were complaining about your teaching methods.

  12. 12.

    What different learning styles have you used when teaching?

  13. 13.

    What technology do you add to your lessons?

  14. 14.

    Share a recently implemented teaching style you tried. How did the implementation go?

  15. 15.

    When were you most challenged by a student?

  16. 16.

    What does a typical day look like in your classroom?

  17. 17.

    Share a time you received constructive feedback. What was your response?

  18. 18.

    What is the planning process like for the units you create?

  19. 19.

    How do you monitor the progress of students?

  20. 20.

    How do you meet the needs of all students in your class?

  21. 21.

    How have you used differentiated instruction when teaching?

  22. 22.

    Share a example when you have encouraged students to accept each other.

  23. 23.

    What do you do with students who do not complete their homework regularly?

  24. 24.

    Share a time when your lesson did not work. What did you do next?

  25. 25.

    Describe a time when you had to share a tough decision with a student.

  26. 26.

    What is your reaction when a student or students are bored with your class?

  27. 27.

    How do you manage situations when it feels like a class is getting too rowdy?

  28. 28.

    How do you interact with a student when they have let you down?

  29. 29.

    What is the biggest obstacle you have had to break-through as a teacher?

  30. 30.

    What requires the most of you as a teacher in a common day?