Principal for A Day brings out the best at New Tech


D Magazine goes inside the halls at A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School during Principal for A Day. Districtwide, 160 business leaders, community members and public officials wore a different hat for the day; educator.

The following is an excerpt from D Magazine’s story:

How A. Maceo Smith High School Develops a Different Kind of Student
by Krista Nightengale

Two years ago, during D’s literacy program, Big D Reads, we tricked the students at A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School into thinking that their history books were being removed from their school—and burned…

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