Category Archives: About Us

Book: A More Perfect Union

Our Story 50 years ago, a generation of black educators and white educators, living and working in the cradle of the old Confederacy and in what was still one of the most segregated states in our nation, received the torches of their mentors and used them to light a new path together. On April 1,…
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Video Honoring Our History

Please enjoy our video about the merger between South Carolina Education Association and the Palmetto Education Association on April 1, 1967. For better viewing, use sound and full-screen mode.   See our Past President's page for a list of the dedicated education leaders who served as presidents of both organizations, before and after the historic merger in 1967.…
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The SCEA member Stephanie Johnson received the Horace Mann Award of Teaching Excellence. Stephanie teaches at H.B. Rhame Elementary School in Richland School District 1. Stephanie serves on the executive board of The SCEA and is a trainer for The SCEA Children’s Foundation. She also serves on NEA’s National ESSA Implementation Team and was a Minority Leader Training…
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Our History – Past Presidents

Below is a list of the dedicated education leaders who served as presidents of both organizations beginning in 1925 and through the time of the historic merger.  Through their leadership and commitment, public school employees had a voice in South Carolina from 1925 to the present! Join us in honoring their service. [spacer][row][span4] [list_un] Presidents of The…
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