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Jess and Ryan are coming out as a couple on New Girl, but is the world ready to know?

On Tuesday's new episode (9/8c, Fox) Coach (Damon Wayans Jr. finds a way for Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Ryan (Julian Morris) to go public with their conscious coupling at school without risking their jobs. However, the two encounter a big speed bump when all of the teachers, including Ryan, must present their field trip proposals to Jess.

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"If they catch a whiff of favoritism, they are going to tear you apart," Principal Foster (Curtis Armstrong) warns Jess in this exclusive sneak peek.

So how does Ryan react to the animosity from the other teachers? And what other staff member propositions Jess? Check out the exclusive video below:

New Girl airs Tuesdays at 9/8c on Fox.