PSTA is excited to celebrate the new school year with you.
Look for us at your upcoming district meetings!

News from the SC Statehouse

The General Assembly has adopted the 2014 Budget.

Base Student Cost is $2120

$29.4 million for reading coaches (schools with low state test reading scores will have the position fully funded and all others will get 50 percent state funding)

You can read more about this by clicking the link below


Election Updates

PSTA member and Honor Roll Teacher Patrick Kelly created two videos highlighting the responses from all runoff candidates from the ETV Superintendent of Education debate that was held in late May.
Be sure to vote in the runoff election on June 24. You can vote even if you DID NOT vote in the Primary. Make your teacher voice heard!   
Click here to watch the Democratic video
Click here to watch the Republican video
Teacher Features

PSTA is proud to have the South Carolina Teacher of the Year Jennifer Ainsworth as a member!

Jennifer is a special education teacher at Socastee High School and is the first educator to win from Horry County School District. Follow the link to read more about her.