Our Mission

To enhance the quality of education in Arizona, and close the academic achievement gap.

Our Vision

Every child receives equitable education opportunities and achieves his/her fullest potential.

Our Purpose

AzABSE is Arizona's premier educational union for parents, teachers, administrators, counselors,legislators, and community stakeholders to develop and support cultural responsive education in Arizona.

Our Focus is in Alignment with NABSE's Big 6 Priorities

Priority #1

Priority 1

Improvement of Student Outcomes in the Areas of: Early Childhood Access; Early Literacy; Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM).

Priority #2

Priority 2

Priority #3

Priority 3

Educator Recognition Programs

Priority #4

Priority 4

Legislative Involvement

Priority #5

Priority 5

Research and Best Practices Clearinghouse

Priority #6

Priority 6

Redesign the Economic Model of the Organization through Targeted Programming.

Our Commissions

  • GOVERNANCE IN EDUCATION COMMISSION

    The commission examines education policy and develops legislative strategies to address the policy reform priorities of the Alliance.
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  • HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION

    The commission addresses programming, policy development and administrative issues of importance to institutions of higher education.
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  • SUPERINTENDENTS COMMISSION

    The commission provides a forum for information exchange and collaboration among current and former superintendents of public educational systems.
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  • PARENTS COMMISSION

    The commission promotes an open, inclusive and supportive structure for families seeking quality educational services that promote best practices, research-based programs and partnerships for the development of children of African descent.
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  • TEACHER & TEACHER SUPPORT COMMISSION

    The commission explores facets of instructional methodologies with emphasis on local school instructional priorities.
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  • STUDENT COMMISSION

    The commission engages in enhancing education experiences through cultural, social, and informational events.
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  • ADMINISTRATION COMMISSION

    The commission addresses concerns related to the administration and governance of school districts and focuses on the management of local schools and explores innovative practices related to school operations.
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Our Partners

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