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Mrs. Alecia McClendon selected as East Union's Teacher of the Year

Mrs. McClendon has been named the 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year. She is a native of Marshville NC, and attended East Union Middle School. Mrs. McClendon credits her grandparents for instilling in her the importance of receiving an education. They pushed her to go further than they did, and all of their hard work has paid off. Mrs. McClendon attend Morris College in Sumter SC where she received her BA in Journalism, and she attend Strayer University where she received her Master’s Degree in Education. She states that she views each day as a new opportunity to interact with her students, and to push students to reach their potential.