Principal who admitted plagiarism to be reassigned

June 16, 2008 8:53:20 PM PDT
The Naperville Central High School principal who admitted to plagiarizing a speech has been reassigned.The superintendent revealed that Jim Caudill will now work in the district's central office.

His new role includes overseeing renovation projects and initiating a new alternative education program for struggling students.

Earlier this year, Caudill admitted a speech he gave at a graduation event was mostly taken from one written years ago by a student.

Caudill had one year remaining on his contract. He had already announced plans to retire in two years.