Who Are We?

Professional Organization for Classroom Teachers, Administrators, Education Support Professionals, and Retired Teachers

The Memphis-Shelby County Education Association (M-SCEA) is the professional organization representing teachers, mental health employees, education support professionals (ESPs), and other educators in the Shelby County Schools.


M-SCEA is over 3,000 members strong. M-SCEA is the largest educator organization in the state of Tennessee and one of the largest in the nation. Explore our site and see how our dedicated staff and members work hard for educators and students in the Shelby County Schools System!


M-SCEA is an Association governed by its members.  The highest governing body of the Association is the Representative Assembly which is collectively all building level Association Representatives.  These representatives are elected by their school faculties and help guide the direction of the Association. The M-SCEA has a Board of Directors and UniServ Directors that work daily to improve and protect the education profession for all educators in Shelby County Schools.


All members are welcome to take an active role in their Association.