COLUMBIA, S.C. (WCBD) – State Superintendent of Education, Molly Spearman, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Spearman said she was tested for the virus on December 31st and learned the results on Sunday.
“Prior to this notification, I was quarantining as a close contact to my husband and son who both tested positive last week,” she said in a Tweet. “Our family is in good spirits and is fortunate to have only mild symptoms.”
Spearman said she will follow CDC and DHEC guidelines protocols for isolation and quarantine.
“While isolating, I plan to continue to work from home and meet virtually as so many others in the education community have done this school year,” she said.