WATCH: SC teacher's association announces efforts to help educators

WATCH: SC teacher's association announces efforts to help educators

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The South Carolina Education Association (The SCEA) President Sherry East expressed their appreciation to SC educators returning to school and detail their efforts to provide the best resources to help them in the classroom.

Crucial to helping teachers prepare for the new school year, every South Carolina teacher will get $275 in teacher supply money upfront when this school year begins, thanks to the ongoing work of The South Carolina Education Association.

During this press conference, East addressed the importance of these successes, as well as The SCEA's continuing commitment to help increase educator recruitment and retention.

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