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25 Kindergarten Teacher Interview Questions

By: Ryan Brown

Question 1 of 25
Why did you choose to be a kindergarten teacher?
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How to Answer
The interviewer will be interested in learning what lead you to choose a career in education at the kindergarten level. Now is your chance to explain your passion for working with children and helping students learn. It's okay if you have recently decided to become a kindergarten teacher, just explain to the interviewer the decisions that lead you there.

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Question 2 of 25
What was the most important thing you learned as a student teacher?
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The interviewer will be interested in take aways from your learning experience as s student teacher. Now is your opportunity to highlight on details of student teaching and meaningful take aways from working with young students in the classroom.

Question 3 of 25
What makes you the best kindergarten teacher available?
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You will want to articulate what separates you from the other candidates interviewing to be a kindergarten teacher. Now is your opportunity to shine and boast about any relevant credentials you have. Take the opportunity to speak confidently and brag about what you bring to the table.

Question 4 of 25
Describe for me a lesson you taught that went very well. Why did the lesson work so well?
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Share a positive experience from one of your lesson plans and why it was so successful. Have fun with this question and brag about the work you did while gaining this positive experience.

Question 5 of 25
What steps would you take to handle a student who is a consistent behavioral problem in your classroom?
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Share your approach in steps to handling problem students in the classroom.

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Ryan Brown
Ryan Brown, is the creator of MockQuestions. He has over ten years experience creating interview questions. His website has helped over 10 million job seekers in their interview preparation.
First written on: 09/12/2014
Last modified on: 08/30/2018

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About Kindergarten Teacher

August 3rd, 2018

Kindergarten teachers prepare younger students for future schooling by teaching them basic subjects such as math and reading.

Kindergarten teachers help students learn and apply important concepts. Many teachers use a hands-on approach, such as the use of props, to help students understand abstract concepts, solve problems, and develop critical thinking skills.