How To Join


The Memphis-Shelby County Education Association would like to offer you the opportunity to join your professional association and participate in a wealth of educational benefits.

For over 80 years, M-SCEA has been THE source for professional assistance and accurate information!



To join, click on the link to the left for a membership form. Or, you can contact your building level Association Representative (AR) to request a form. And as always, you can stop by our offices at 126 Flicker Street at Avery Avenue to pick up a form. Simply complete the information on the membership application and return it to M-SCEA via Board mail (Rt. 2), return it to your AR, or drop it by the M-SCEA office.

Your professional organization, The Memphis-Shelby County Education Association, is more than 5,500 members strong. Together with the Tennessee Education Association and the National Education Association, we represent more than 3.2 million educators worldwide. M-SCEA is the largest teacher association in the state of Tennessee and one of the 20 largest Associations in the nation.

The Memphis-Shelby County Education Association is the professional organization that represents school employees, including teachers, mental health professionals and most education suppport professionals (ESPs). M-SCEA promotes professional excellence for its members and high quality instruction for students. Local association leaders and UniServ Staff are available throughout the year to assist members with their concerns. Members receive benefits including discounts, direct and extensive legal support and leadership opportunities that potential members do not receive. M-SCEA offers monthly meetings and workshops to keep its members informed of current issues related to the education profession.