CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Former South Carolina Governor and Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley (R) was in the Lowcountry Monday to campaign on behalf of a candidate for South Carolina’s next Superintendent of Education.
Haley endorsed Republican candidate Ellen Weaver, who is looking to take the place of outgoing Superintendent Molly Spearman.
During the event, Haley noted that education was one of her top concerns during her tenure as governor, and remains one of the biggest concerns she hears about from parents here in South Carolina and around the country.
Haley touted improvements in education made during her administration, but noted that students have been falling behind, especially since the pandemic.
To right the ship, Haley said that having a good leader is critical, and she believes that person is Weaver.
“We have to get this…