Can you begin today by giving us a brief history of your educational and professional background? As you answer this question, please include why you are interested in the VP position
Please describe a significant change effort in student achievement that you have led. How would you evaluate your success and what might you do differently next time?
What is the role of the vice principal as it relates to curriculum, instruction and assessment?
What kinds of communication are important to a staff? Please give an example of an effective communication tool you have used.
Scenario: You have a new 9th grade teacher who is struggling with teaching and connecting with her students. How do you help her improve? What do you do if there is no improvement?
What should staff members expect from you as their vice principal?
How do you build a trusting culture?
What do you look for when you evaluate learning in a classroom?
Describe the qualities of an outstanding vice principal.
What is your philosophy regarding student discipline?
How will you encourage parents and community members to be involved and participate in KHS
Is there anything that you prepared for that we forgot to ask?
As a VP, what do you feel is your primary mission?
What would be your first priority in this position?
What are the three most important goals you would like to reach at KHS? Why?
What do you consider to be examples of appropriate instructional practice?
What instructional strategies would you want new teachers to employ? How would you ensure this?
Describe an effective Classroom.
Explain your philosophy on educating students.
What do you see as a major role of the VP?
How would you develop the team concept with your staff? With the community?
What specific steps would you take to build rapport with staff?
How do you address the cultural diversity within the faculty, staff and students?
What steps would you follow is a teacher did not comply with your recommendations after a classroom visit?
As a building administrator, what message would you want your school to convey when visitors walk int o the building?
When dealing with discipline issues with a student, what is your major concern?
Describe ways you can contribute to or facilitate collegial support and staff moral