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Aug 4, 2014

Interview Question for Teacher and Coordinator at Teach for America:

“The questions are not difficult, but the interview process is intensive for most of their positions.”


Jul 20, 2014

Interview Question for Director of Development at Teach for America:

“The interviewer requested that applicants complete a lengthy set of exercises to gauge candidate fit for the position.”


Jul 14, 2014

Interview Question for Manager, Data & Operations at Teach for America:

“If we were to speak to your last manager what would he/she say is an area for growth for you in terms of communication?”


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Jul 10, 2014

Interview Question for Teacher at Teach for America:

“Why teaching? How will you handle backlash from an administrator?”


Jun 26, 2014

Interview Question for Teacher at Teach for America:

“Tell us you biggest weakness”


Jun 19, 2014

Interview Question for TFA Corps Member at Teach for America:

“My interviewer asked a lot of questions about what I would do or how I would respond in classroom scenarios. This is difficult to do when you have never set foot in a classroom. Just use what you…”


May 19, 2014

Interview Question for TFA Corps Member at Teach for America:

“The sample teach can be the most challenging part of the interview day for many, and most of the sample lessons I saw were pretty bad.”


May 13, 2014

Interview Question for TFA Corps Member at Teach for America:

“Your interviewers are almost always former corps members and/or recent TFA alumni, and they will open up the floor to candidate questions. They are very open and forthcoming with answering and…”


May 9, 2014

Interview Question for Corp Member at Teach for America:

“They ask you to go into great detail of a time when you overcame a problem.”


Apr 30, 2014

Interview Question for Teacher at Teach for America:

“Questions were straight forward”