Welcome to HAABSE

Welcome to HAABSE

The Houston Area Alliance of Black School Educators’ primary mission is to enhance the education of all students and to exercise leadership in providing valuable professional services and strategies to institutions, agencies, and communities engaged in creating an environment in which students, particularly black students, can achieve academic excellence. Read more…

Outstanding Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony – February 7, 2018

We are excited to announce that our next Outstanding Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony (TARC) will be taking place on February 7, 2018 at the Bayou City Event Center at 6:00 p.m. Interested in applying or nominating someone as Teacher of the Year or for our student scholarship? Learn more here!

The purpose of our Outstanding Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony is to say thank you to teachers for the outstanding job they do in working with children, and to provide for the community an opportunity to participate in this recognition. We also award a $1,000 college scholarship to a high school senior in pursuit of a degree in education. Tickets are on sale now!


HAABSE Mix + Mingle Networking Event – January 19, 2018

Please join the Houston Area Alliance of Black School Educators for a very informal networking event at Reserve 101, 1200 Caroline St, Houston, TX. The event is for members and those interested in learning more about the organization. Executive board members will be present discuss the organization, upcoming events, and membership. 

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HAABSE & HAABE Joint Winter Professional Development Event – January 27, 2018

HAABSE has joined the Houston Area Association for Bilingual Education to provide a morning of exciting professional development!

FREE for HAABE & HAABSE members!
3 Professional Development Hours!
Session 1: Interventions for ELs to Increase Student Achievement
Session 2: Literacy Learners and Social Action
Session 3: Intersections of Vulnerability: Embracing a Social Justice Perspective When Working with ELs, Immigrants, and Students in Poverty

$10.00—non-members (online)
$15.00—non-members (on-site

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Message From Our President

I am honored to serve as the President of the Houston Area Alliance of Black School Educators (HAABSE). HAABSE is an organization open to educators and non-educators of all nationalities. Our primary goal is to close the achievement gap between children of African descent and other student groups. Therefore, I encourage you to join this great organization that focuses on the education of all youth, especially children of African descent. Read more…

~Dr. Tory C. Hill, HAABSE President