Recruiter surveys


Each year, we survey recruiters with pertinent questions in an effort to stay abreast of current hiring practices. This information is available for your review. You will need the free adobe acrobat reader (available on most computers automatically) to read these surveys.

Survey 2013 (download)
- How can a recent graduate stand out?
- Master's vs. Bachelor's?
- What to do if you can't land a teaching job?
- Favorite interview questions?
- Role of social media, specifically Linkedin?

Survey 2012 (download)
- How can a recent graduate stand out?
- Master's vs. Bachelor's?
- What to do if you can't land a teaching job?
- Favorite interview questions?
- Do you skype candidates?

Survey 2011 (2011 Recruiter Viewpoint Survey Results.pdf)

- Advice on standing out as a teacher candidate
- Master's vs. Bachelor's
- Favorite interview questions

Survey 2010 (download pdf - 26kb)
- Favorite Recruiting Strategies
- Budget Cuts, and impact on recruiting
- Electronic submission of reference files

Survey 2009 (download pdf)
- Budget cuts, hiring trends/changes due to the economy
- Assistance to new hires for grad study
- Electronic submission of reference files

Survey 2007 (download pdf - 26kb)
- Computerization of application process
- Items submitted by computer
- Electronic submission of reference files

Survey 2006 (download pdf - 252kb)
- Portfolios during interviews
- Electronic portfolios
- Follow-up phone calls

Survey 2005 (download pdf - 240kb)
- What makes one candidate stand out over another during the interview?
- Do you use/demand online applications?
- What most impresses you about teacher portfolios?
- Does the color of resume paper make a difference?

Survey 2004 (download pdf - 120kb)
- What makes an impressive resume/cover letter?
- Are two page resumes ok?
- Do you screen based on teacher exam scores
- When do you do most of your recruiting?

Survey 2003 (download pdf - 240kb)
- What are your favorite interview questions?
- What are your favorite recruiting methods?
- Opinions about local vs. nonlocal job candidates?
- Thoughts on web-based portfolios?

Survey 2002 (download pdf - 320kb)
- Resume Submission Process
- When to forward reference letters and transcripts
- Portfolios and the interview process

 
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