Pre-Service Teacher Books

Fredericks’ books for prospective teachers have been hailed as “…the best purchase I’ve ever made,” “super helpful,” “required reading for all education majors,” “highly recommended,” and “…one of the best resources ever.”  Designed to help new teacher successfully negotiate the application and hiring process, this series is a “must have” for anyone with a passion to teach.

Ace Your Teacher Interview: 149 Fantastic Answers to Tough Interview Questions provides you with inside information on how to prepare for interviews, various interview formats, and how to handle tricky questions. Additionally, you will discover a creative range of inside information on what impresses interviewers and makes you stand out as a candidate.  “This should be required reading for all Education majors.”

In this captivating and highly practical book, award-winning author and teacher, Anthony D. Fredericks offers real-world guidelines on how to build the perfect teacher resume (and cover letter).  Fredericks has compiled fresh advice and insightful tips from numerous principals and superintendents around the country.  He provides insider knowledge about what types of vocabulary and key words/phrases administrators look for on resumes and cover letters and explains how you can make yours stand out.  “This book is so much better than anything in the College Career Center.”

Ace Your First Year Teaching: How to be an Effective and Successful Teacher
It is a challenge faced thousands of times by thousands of new teachers every year. In this captivating and highly practical book (which builds on the success of the critically acclaimed Ace Your Teacher Interview and Ace Your Teacher Resume) award-winning author and teacher, Anthony D. Fredericks offers real- world guidelines, fresh advice, and down-to- earth tips from numerous principals, superintendents, and teachers around the country. Most important, he provides you with useful and applicable tips and strategies that will make your first year go by smoothly. Discover where most first year teachers go wrong and avoid those problems. Ace Your First Year Teaching gives you proven strategies, winning guidelines, and scores of examples and tips.