The Pre-observation Self-Reflections you will complete and send me before and after each site visit informs me on areas you may need particular support, areas of strength, and gives me a more complete picture of progress and demonstrates competence in reflective teaching. This is also a practice of high quality teachers, and will be required in your BTSA program to clear your credential. Self-reflection can feel uncomfortable, but is a valuable exercise in growth and development, and will help you become a better teacher.
**This informs the Reflection component of your evaluation and contributes to Professionalism criteria.**