Ep 8 Six revealing reasons why you didn’t get that teaching job

As a new teacher, you’ve probably been on many, many interviews without any luck. While it’s awful to be rejected, the best thing you can do is use it as a learning experience. Here are some reasons why you may not have been hired for that position.

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  • Many factors are out of your control
  • They may have had someone else in mind
  • There were candidates that were a better fit
  • You set off red flags
  • Too many people applied
  • There were questions about your resume

This episode kicks off a series where I interview several principals who tell me what they’re looking for when hiring brand new teachers. They also interview ME, and we’ll see whether or not they’d hire me!

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