Social Studies Teacher Interview Questions

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  1. 1.

    How do you deal with difficult parents?

  2. 2.

    How would your students describe you as a teacher?

  3. 3.

    Why do you believe social studies is a valuable subject that every student needs to learn?

  4. 4.

    What is your greatest strength? How does it help you as a teacher?

  5. 5.

    How do you encourage teamwork among your students?

  6. 6.

    Tell me how you develop your daily lesson plan and what do you include?

  7. 7.

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

  8. 8.

    Describe your teaching style.

  9. 9.

    How do you handle stressful situations?

  10. 10.

    Other than tests, how do you assess student learning?

  11. 11.

    Why do you want to be an educator?

  12. 12.

    If you could only teach one topic out of social studies, what would it be?

  13. 13.

    What are your career goals as a teacher?

  14. 14.

    How do you make the curriculum relevant to the lives of your students?

  15. 15.

    In what ways do you encourage creativity in your classroom?

  16. 16.

    Why do you want to work at this school?

  17. 17.

    What types of personalities do you work with best?

  18. 18.

    Tell me about the most challenging experience you've had as a teacher.

  19. 19.

    How have you showed leadership within your school in the past?

  20. 20.

    A good teacher is always learning. What are you currently learning?

  21. 21.

    What is your teaching philosophy?

  22. 22.

    Do you feel that you are currently paid what you are worth?

  23. 23.

    What questions do you have for me?

  24. 24.

    How do you manage your time, even on the busiest days?

  25. 25.

    Would you say you are a better verbal or written communicator?