Computer Science Teacher Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your Computer Science Teacher interview, here are 30 interview questions and answer examples.

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What kind of internet is best for your class?

"Of course, every teacher wants the fastest Internet possible. Fiber-optic internet is ideal. But, even a quality WiFi will do, as long as it is consistent. Either way, we just need continuity in my class with Internet each and every day."

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30 Computer Science Teacher Interview Questions & Answers

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  • 1. What kind of internet is best for your class?

  • 2. Describe a time you had a challenging student. How did you resolve the problem?

  • 3. What questions do you have for us?

  • 4. Reflect on your time as a Computer Science Teacher. What has made it worthwhile for you?

  • 5. Speak to the most fun you have had as a Computer Science Teacher.

  • 6. What were the reasons you decided to apply for this job?

  • 7. What long-term goals do you have for yourself in the realm of Computer Science?

  • 8. Describe a time you were frustrated with Computer Science. How can you help students because of that experience?

  • 9. Do you feel supportable doing some IT work? Why or why not?

  • 10. How should the administration support Computer Science?

  • 11. Are you a Windows or Mac fan? Why?

  • 12. Why is coding important for students to learn?

  • 13. Speak about a lesson that did not work in your class. How did you change it moving forward?

  • 14. How do you give freedom in your classroom, but also structure?

  • 15. What technology do you need in your classroom to be successful?

  • 16. How would you describe a computer system?

  • 17. How do you explain the difference of an interpreter and compiler?

  • 18. How have you handled a situation where a student used technology inappropriately?

  • 19. What technology do you not feel comfortable teaching?

  • 20. What is the future of Computer Science in education?

  • 21. How do you keep student on-task in your Computer Science class?

  • 22. What do you enjoy most about Computer Science?

  • 23. Give the details on what makes C and C++ different.

  • 24. How would you describe framework?

  • 25. Why did you become a Computer Science teacher?

  • 26. How can Computer Science propel students into a career?

  • 27. How do you work to get students excited about Computer Science?

  • 28. What does SDLC stand for? Why does it matter?

  • 29. Describe a super-class.

  • 30. Explain what a microprocessor is.