Southern Teachers serves the most outstanding college preparatory schools in the South—day and boarding, single-sex and coed, faith-based and nonsectarian, traditional and progressive—from preschool through postgraduate programs, all tailored to fit students’ learning needs and aspirations.

They are “independent” both financially—funded by parents’ tuition and charitable giving—and pedagogically.  They are free to design curriculum and innovate in the classroom.  They seek constant improvement, set high standards, and hold themselves accountable for student success.  They nurture a sense of family, community, and service to others.

We serve over 600 independent schools in the South—and we continue to add new members as our reputation continues to grow.

Latest News

  • ST Leadership Study

    In our groundbreaking Leadership Study based on assessments of almost 250 sitting heads of school, you'll read about the specific personality traits that distinguish independent school leaders.  Nine reports published serially this fall on topics such as Ambition, Learning Approaches, and Interpersonal Sensitivity.  Does your personality predict your performance?

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  • Job Fairs in 2021

    Southern Teachers will hold three Virtual Job Fairs in 2021. 

    • February 5-6

    • March 12-13

    • April 16-17

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  • 2021 Student Art Contest Coming Soon!

    Our 12th Annual Student Art Contest will begin accepting submissions on November 1.  Students at member school in grades 8-12 are eligible to participate. One art teacher from each member school should register to coordinate submissions.

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  • Why an Elephant?

    This majestic creature symbolizes many different things in cultures around the world, but we selected it as our icon because the elephant and the agency have key traits in common.

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