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How to ace your first teaching interview from lockdown

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If you are a newly qualified teacher (NQT) or student teacher, the coronavirus pandemic may have placed you in an uncertain, perhaps worrying, situation.

The likelihood is that you’ll be recruited remotely. But what does that look like?

Here are some topics and questions to think about, in order to best demonstrate your professionalism, knowledge and commitment during your interview.

2. What is your knowledge of effective assessment and feedback?

You could use some of the points below:

  • Formative assessment is the teacher making low-stakes judgements on a student’s knowledge and ability through various methods and approaches.
  • Formative assessment could involve different types of questioning.
  • Using online quizzes through a website like Kahoot, Quizlet, Quizziz, etc.

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