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Special Education Teacher Interview Questions

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What do you feel are the most important qualities in being a good Teacher?

Special Education Teacher Interview Questions

  1. 1.

    What do you feel are the most important qualities in being a good Teacher?

  2. 2.

    Why should we hire you?

  3. 3.

    To what specific area of special education are you most attracted and why?

  4. 4.

    What are your 2 weakest points?

  5. 5.

    When did you make the decision to teach autistic students?

  6. 6.

    How would friends describe you?

  7. 7.

    How can you illustrate to me your dependability?

  8. 8.

    How would you describe your passion for teaching children?

  9. 9.

    What do you believe, makes you effective at teaching special needs students?

  10. 10.

    Have you ever had to calm a person down, what happened?

  11. 11.

    What was your most difficult course in college?

  12. 12.

    Tell me about a stressful time in your life. How did you handle it?

  13. 13.

    When did you realize you wanted to be a special education teacher?

  14. 14.

    How do you handle yourself under stress?

  15. 15.

    If you could do anything different in your education, what would you do?

  16. 16.

    What makes you stand out among other applicants?

  17. 17.

    How do you feel about working with students, that can sometimes be difficult due to their circumstance?

  18. 18.

    Explain to me an IEP? What is the difference from an IEP and a CSE?

  19. 19.

    Who is your greatest role model?

  20. 20.

    What do you know about our educational program?

  21. 21.

    Do you have experience creating and maintaining documentation on your students?

  22. 22.

    How will you work cooperatively with other faculty members in educating these students?

  23. 23.

    What are your 2 greatest strengths?

  24. 24.

    What do you think you will most like about being a Special Educator?

  25. 25.

    What exposures have you had in Teaching?

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    Has their ever been an autistic or special needs child in your life that has inspired you?