1. How do you stay calm when dealing with difficult students in your class?

I consider myself to be a patient person. I am able to wait for gratification because I believe that better things come to people who wait. Long term success is much more satisfying than accomplishing short term goals.

2. Explain me other than tests, how do you assess student learning?

Classroom behavior, leadership, and citizenship. I would like my students voluenteer for community organizations. Become mentors to younger students, and tutors.

3. Tell me about your career in the social sciences?

I'm a sociologist and my primary role at this stage of my career is championing theory-driven research, but also research that you put into action: I'm not just a theorist, or just a researcher, or just an action-person – rather I'm trying to link all of those together.

4. Tell us why do you want to work at this school?

I researched the school prior to submitting my resume and I immediately noticed that you focus on exellence for every student every day and that means students are familiar with having high expectations set by the school. That is my style.

5. How do you deal with difficult parents?

Well the subject matter itself, religion at a Catholic school, is not always the most motivating content for high school students especially if they are not Catholic and resent having to take a religion course. Although, I must admit the biggest challenge for myself was to not deviate from the Catechism, which I was being paid to teach and endorse, while also allowing my students to express their views respectfully and seriously in class discussions or Socratic seminars .

6. Tell us why do you want to be an educator?

I want to make a different in someone's life by teaching and sharing tools and strategies to succeed in life.

7. Tell me the teaching techniques or strategies that are most effective for you?

The most effective strategies include teaching to all modalities, using a multi-sensory approach. I try to include a variety of assignments such as group projects, research and presentations.

8. Suppose if you could only teach one topic out of social studies, what would it be?

If I could teach only one subject, I would teach psychology, history, economics or sociology.

9. Please explain how you develop your daily lesson plan and what do you include?

I go through the lesson and take the notes in my mind. Then explained the outer knowledge of related topic, get the awarness.

10. Why do you love to teach Social sciences?

It's my passion to explain topic in short stories.

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