Education is a community priority.

A little over half of Greenvillians believe that education is a top priority in Greenville County, and half believe Greenville has a culture that values learning. This also means that half do not believe we do.

Source: Greenville Forward Culture of Learning Survey

Teaching is not a valued profession in Greenville.

Only 39% say teaching is a highly valued profession, only 28% say teachers feel respected, and less than half would advise a young person to enter a career in teaching.

Source: Greenville Forward Culture of Learning Survey

Elected officials are not thought to be responsiveness to education

32% of respondents to the survey say elected officials understand the value of education, and an alarming 14% say elected officials are held accountable for their actions on education.

Source: Greenville Forward Culture of Learning Survey