Math Teacher Interview Questions

25 Questions and Answers by Ryan Brown

Question 1 of 25

What do you like most about teaching math?

Math Teacher Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    What do you like most about teaching math?

  2. 2.

    What do you feel is the most effective way to communicate with parents?

  3. 3.

    What is your homework philosophy?

  4. 4.

    What are your most effective teaching strategies?

  5. 5.

    Tell me about a lesson that didn't go well and why. How might you improve that lesson?

  6. 6.

    What is your greatest strength? How can you use it to benefit our students?

  7. 7.

    What are your plans for continuing your professional growth?

  8. 8.

    What rules do you have for your classroom?

  9. 9.

    How do you get students engaged in the problem solving process?

  10. 10.

    What skills and technologies are you most interested in improving upon or learning?

  11. 11.

    How would you make math class great for a lower-level student who feels bummed about their math ability?

  12. 12.

    Give an example of a situation in which you made math exciting for your students.

  13. 13.

    Which math subject is your favorite to teach and why?

  14. 14.

    What is your greatest weakness? What are you doing to improve upon it?

  15. 15.

    Share with me what you think a good piece of mathematics is - something you really like.

  16. 16.

    What do you have that would enhance our teaching staff?

  17. 17.

    How would you challenge the slow learner and the advanced learner within the same class?

  18. 18.

    What kind of students do you like to work with? What type of students could you teach most effectively?

  19. 19.

    Other than tests, how do you assess student learning?

  20. 20.

    What makes you unique as a math teacher?

  21. 21.

    What three words would your students use to describe you?

  22. 22.

    Tell me about a lesson that went well and why.

  23. 23.

    What was the most frustrating thing that happened to you as a teacher?

  24. 24.

    Tell me about someone who has influenced your own education and educational career.

  25. 25.

    Why did you decide to become a math teacher?