No observation today. Will NOT be Wed or Thurs due to a field trip and my auditions, so IF I'm being observed it will be Friday.
@theartguy Gawd. I once got observed two days before winter break. And I do library instruction now in open spaces with professors involved and everyone able to see me, and it's nothing like the principal stopping by.
@Holly In this case the observation is because I'm in the running for Teacher of the Year.
So, no pressure.
@theartguy Congrats on that! But for real - no pressure.
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