img_1963NABSE is the premier organization advocating on behalf of African-American education. Their activities include local, state and regional conferences, tutoring/coaching sessions, training programs, scholarships, newsletters, recognition programs, position papers, student trips and monitoring local, state and federal directives.

To this day, NABSE officers, members and affiliates have pledged themselves to continue serving as advocates for African-American children who have been poorly served in the past. They further pledge themselves to ensure that African-American students are effectively educated in the present and are accorded priority for the future, and to lead the way through the creation of a concrete model that demonstrates the goals of academic and cultural excellence.