Lesson: The key is whether the sound that follows the article is a consonant or a vowel sound.
If you read SCSR aloud, the first sound you pronounce is a vowel sound, "ess." Therefore, use "an," just as you would before "NBA" and "M.S. degree."
In contrast, "a" is correct before "SWAT team" because the first sound in the acronym is a consonant sound, "s."
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