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Are there subject matters you would feel uncomfortable addressing as an interviewer because of personal issues? What is your plan to deal with that?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 24, 2018, 11:56 pm ad1c9bdddf
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Uncomfortable Subjects: Interview Process
There are certain subjects in an interview that I'd rather not carry out, issues that I consider as taboo from the onset. In social research, I interview subjects via the quantitative & qualitative process. Within the quantitative framework, every answer is taken as part of measurable data; therefore, if I have to, it is easier to ask subjects I am uncomfortable with through this means. Take for instance a sex survey data. I am quite uncomfortable asking subject about their sexual habits for a survey on reproductive matters, especially if these subjects are people I know, see every day and work with. It is hard for me to be scientific when I know the person and his friends & loved ones very well. Even then, quantifiable data in a quantitative interview with limited answers is the way to go for me. Questions like: "How many sexual partners have you had in the past?", "Do you consider sex to be a mere physical act?", "Have you, together with a partner, considered or gone through abortion of an unwanted child together?", "When was the last time you had sex?" - In quantitative research - the answer to ...
The solution explains the process of interviews for the the purpose of data-gathering and field work. It answers the question of addressing uncomfortable subject matter especially that which the interviewer finds difficult to explore and actions that could be taken to address said problem. The solution is also attached as a word file written in APA format for easy printing and expansion.
Personal Assessment Interview (Teacher/Educator)
Can someone please help me answer the following questions? Please answer in your own words. I just need an idea of where to go with the questions.
1. What are your three most important reasons for wanting to be a teacher?
2. What characteristics do you possess that you believe will make you an effective teacher?
3. Name three staff development topics you believe would be most beneficial to offer in schools.
4. Prior to planning a lesson, what do you need to consider?
5. What ideas do you have to address diversity (e.g. culture, special needs, ESL, etc.) in your classroom?
6. What do you anticipate to be the greatest challenge in your teaching?
7. What would you like to see as outcomes of your student teaching experience and your experience in the Teacher Education Program?
8. Describe an ideal classroom situation.View Full Posting Details