Dr. Jill Biden visiting Charleston to promote early childhood education

VIDEO: Dr. Jill Biden visits Lowcountry, speaking on early childhood education

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The former Second Lady of the United States is visiting the Lowcountry Wednesday morning.

Dr. Jill Biden was scheduled to speak at an event for Save the Children in Downtown Charleston. The education advocate serves as Board Chair of the organization.

Save the Children has worked in South Carolina since 2003. The international organization promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries. It also delivers programs to more than 5,500 South Carolina students, according to a release.

Biden will meet with South Carolina Supt. of Education Molly Spearman, Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg and other Save the Children leaders.

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