Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett and other leaders took on a new role on Thursday. Principal.
"I was misinformed, though, they told me there wasn't going to be any math and they tripped me up on that last classroom visit. I had to brush up on it pretty quick, but luckily Dr. McIntyre was there to spot me," said Mayor Burchett.
Despite the math, the mayor said he enjoyed his day at Ball Camp Elementary.
He was one of nearly 80 local business and community leaders who participated in the Principal for a Day program.
The mayor said he enjoyed seeing the interaction with students and the faculty.