Welcome to HAABSE

EdCamp HTown

HAABSE is proud to partner with EdCamp HTown on Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m at the University of Houston. An edcamp is a free “unconference” where educators meet and connect with colleagues, parents, students, and aspiring educators to discuss topics that interest them. There are no official presentations or presenters. The conference is free for all attendees with continental breakfast provided. Register now and join us for this amazing event! Read more…

Outstanding Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony

In conjunction with the observance of Black History Month, HAABSE is held the Outstanding Teacher Awards and Recognition Ceremony Wednesday, February 24, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. at the George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX, 77010. The theme for this occasion was: “Leading Change, Driving Innovation, and Making a Difference for Students of African Descent.”

Congratulations to this year’s winners:

2016 HAABSE Secondary Teacher of the Year
Karen Sparks
Morton Ranch High School, Katy ISD

2016 HAABSE Elementary Teacher of the Year
Micah Nickerson
Glover Elementary School, Fort Bend ISD

2016 HAABSE Living Legend Award
Alton Frailey
Superintendent of Schools, Katy ISD

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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…

Message from 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. Elaine Bailey, HAABSE President


31st Annual TABSE Conference – Register Today

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