The Math Forum

  Job Interview  

T2T || FAQ || Ask T2T || Teachers' Lounge || Browse || Search || Thanks || About T2T

[Discussions]  [Math Forum Resources]  [Books]  [Web Resources]

What issues should a teacher think about before a job interview?

Prospective K-12 teachers are seeking ways to make the most of their job interviews. Here are ideas and resources to use to prepare for those important events:

   T2T discussion about job interviews:

Preparing for a job interview
What issues in mathematics should a teacher think about before a job interview?...view discussion>>

Job Interview
I have to teach a 10-minute lesson to the interview team, any topic. I want them to realize that I am not "merely" a good middle school teacher, but well qualified to move up in grade level....view discussion>>

Changing career from engineer to teacher
I want to know how to start finding out if I am qualified (and if not, what I need to do), how to start looking for a job teaching math/engineering or possibly a finance-related class....view discussion>>


Math Forum Resources:

Ask Dr. Math
Browse the Ask Dr. Math Archives to review mathematics at the level that you are interested in teaching.

Middle School
High School

Problems of the Week Library [requires membership to access]
Browse the Problems Library to review mathematical problem solving at the level that you are interested in teaching.

Math Fundamentals
Discrete Math



The following books are available through
How to Develop a Professional Portfolio: A Manual for Teachers (2nd Edition)
by Dorothy M. Campbell (Editor), Pamela Bondi Cignetti (Editor), Beverly J. Melenyzer

How to Get a Teaching Job
by Courtney W. Moffatt, Thomas L. Moffatt

How to Get the Teaching Job You Want: The Complete Guide for College Graduates, Returning Teachers and Career Changers
by Robert Feirsen, Seth Wietzman, Seth Weitzman

Inside Secrets of Finding a Teaching Job
by Jack Warner, et al

Real-Resumes for Teachers (Real-Resumes Series)
by Anne McKinney (Editor)


Resources on the Web:

Education World: Education Employment Center
Submit a job to Education World's e-mail jobs newsletter, subscribe to the newletter, and find education resources here including access to a variety of archived articles.

Education World: Are You Ready for that Job Interview?
Some tips that can help prepare and boost self-assurance including tips for overcoming shyness, answering those tough philosophical questions, and more.

Education World: State Certification Requirements
Addresses, telephone numbers and Web sites of state teacher certification requirements and links to state departments of education.

New York Times: Job Market: Education
A variety of job tools and resources offered by the New York Times.

Select Job Title. Enter Zip Code or Select Metro Area and you can get a detailed report of what you can expect to earn.

Submit your own question to T2T. || Let us know what you think of this page.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help 

© 1994-