Knox County Education Association is one of the most active local affiliates of TEA in the state. Our mission is to promote quality education in Knox County. The Knox County Education Association will provide a support system that guarantees the opportunity for professional growth, secures and improves benefits, and protects the rights of educators in Knox County. We understand that a teacher's' working environment is his or her students' learning environment, and we strive to optimize the growth and learning potential of each classroom. KCEA members are the advocates for our public education system in Knox County and are active in advocating for our schools on the state level as well.