Middle School Teacher Interview Questions

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How do you engage parents in their child's learning?

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List of 30 Middle School Teacher Interview Questions & Answers

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  1. 1.

    How do you engage parents in their child's learning?

  2. 2.

    How do you cater to different learning styles in your classroom?

  3. 3.

    What book best describes you and why?

  4. 4.

    What is the last book you read? When did you read it?

  5. 5.

    Have you ever been a substitute teacher? Describe that experience.

  6. 6.

    Describe a time you navigated disruptive behavior in the classroom.

  7. 7.

    Why did you choose to become a middle school teacher?

  8. 8.

    What is the difference between a good teacher and an outstanding teacher?

  9. 9.

    Have you taught classrooms with bilingual students? If so, how have you supported them in their learning?

  10. 10.

    Do you want students to like you? Why or why not?

  11. 11.

    How do you make learning fun?

  12. 12.

    How do you feel about supporting various roles at school?

  13. 13.

    Why are you a good fit for this job and our school district?

  14. 14.

    What makes you qualified for this teaching position?

  15. 15.

    What was the most useful college course you have taken?

  16. 16.

    Name three words that describe you.

  17. 17.

    Name three of your weaknesses.

  18. 18.

    What part of teaching do you look the most forward to?

  19. 19.

    Are you a flexible person?

  20. 20.

    What type of student were you in middle school?

  21. 21.

    Are you actively involved in any type of community service?

  22. 22.

    Would you say that you are a tough teacher?

  23. 23.

    What has been the most challenging thing about teaching for you so far?

  24. 24.

    How do you develop self-esteem within students?

  25. 25.

    When do you typically find a need to connect with fellow teachers?

  26. 26.

    How would you react if a parent complained about your class?

  27. 27.

    How do you manage students with different reading abilities?

  28. 28.

    What does a model classroom look like to you?

  29. 29.

    What was the most difficult child you have ever dealt with?

  30. 30.

    How would you describe your teaching style?