In addition to showing passion for education, teacher candidates must demonstrate a variety of interpersonal skills including communication, problem solving, and patience. In an interview, be prepared to give an example of a lesson plan, discuss classroom-appropriate behavior, or explain how you would exercise disciplinary action in an uncooperative situation.
How would I handle a student who is causing a disruption in the class? Would I be able to handle being called names and being disrespected? Do you remember a teacher who stood out to you and what made that teacher special?