Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Daniel F. Smith


This is the start of my 24th year in public education.  I have taught science in Pennsylvania and Texas.  In addition to teaching, I have also served as a high school assistant principal and principal, and central office administrator.

Prior to working in public education, I worked as a molecular biological teaching and research assistant at New Mexico State University, served in the United States Air Force as a Space Operations Officer, and worked as a baker for about two years.

I have a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Texas Tech University, a Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction from New Mexico State University, a Principal Certification from Drexel University, and a Superintendent Certification from Lamar University.


View these slides for a little more information about me.


Please let me know if you have any questions. My email address is


With Care,

Mr. Smith