Teaching Tips & Advice

New Teachers: How to deal with Parents and Parent-Teacher Conferences

Dealing with parents can be very stressful for both new and veteran teachers.  Unfortunately, when a parent requests a conference, chances are they are not coming in to talk about how great their child is doing in your class. More commonly, these conferences are scheduled because the student is exhibiting behavior or achievement that is unacceptable.

Common Teacher Interview Questions and Answers

The key to getting the perfect teaching job is impressing during the teacher interview. You must be confident. If you’re not sure of what questions they are likely to ask and if you don’t have the answers at the tip of your tongue, you are likely to come across nervous and unprepared. With the competition for teaching jobs at an all time high, you can be rewarded nicely by reviewing as many interview questions as possible and coming up with truthful and unique answers.