The South Carolina Education Association (The SCEA) is the largest and oldest professional association of school employees in SC. We have defended and protected children and public education for over 135 years. Classroom teachers, guidance counselors, librarians, principals,superintendents as well as bus drivers, teaching assistants, lunch room operators, maintenance engineers, clerks and secretaries from Pre-K to 12th grade and Higher Education are members of The SCEA. If you work in a public school in South Carolina, you belong in The SCEA.
The members of the National Education Association of the United States is the voice of education professionals. Our work is fundamental to the nation, and we accept the profound trust placed in us. Our vision is a great public school for every student. Our mission is to advocate for education professionals and to unite our members and the nation to fulfill the promise of public education to prepare every student to succeed in a diverse and interdependent world.
The Beaufort County School District is one of South Carolina’s fastest growing counties and encompasses 586 square miles in the heart of the South Carolina Lowcountry. It is a land, rich in natural beauty, history and resources and an area of economic contrast and cultural diversity. Almost 20,000 children attend 35 Beaufort County Schools.