To honor the Black community and all of those who share a responsibility

in the education of African American youth.

Become a PAABSE Member Today!

Click here to become a PAABSE and TABSE Member

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October General Meeting

If you missed this month's meeting no worries you can watch here! This month's meeting starts at the 48 minute mark.

Legislative Updates

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Treasurers Tips

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Positive News in the Black Community!

Khloe Thompson - Khloe Kares

The school age Khloe launched her organization to help her neighbors know they are loved and cared for, no matter what their situation is.

Khloe Kares offers community outreach, a leadership series and even a global outreach—in 2016, Khloe raised $12,000 for a water pump and bathroom in rural Ghana.

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Teacher Spotlight

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District Updates

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Notice of Public Meeting to Discuss the Plano ISD State Financial Integrity Rating

Plano ISD will hold a public meeting at 6:00 p.m., November 3, 2021 in the board room located in the Plano ISD Administration Center at 2700 W. 15th Street, Plano. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss Plano ISD's rating on the State’s financial integrity rating.

October 28 | Job Fair for Food and Nutritional Services

Wilson Middle School Cafeteria 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m - Walk ins welcome. Learn more about available opportunities here:

PAABSE Updates

Committee Volunteers

We are in search of volunteers to help with the Prom Shop and Adopt An Angel. If you are interested please use the link to sign up

TEPI Conference

We are in search of volunteers to possibly attend the TEPI conference. If you are interested please use the link to sign up

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Amazon Smile

Add Plano Area Alliance of Black School Educators as your Non profit organization. Press the button above to learn you can contribute while during your normal Amazon shopping!

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TABSE Updates

What is TABSE?

Not sure exactly what TABSE is? Click here to find out!

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Featuring Concurrent Workshops on Important Topics:

Leadership – Relevant issues faced by district leaders, principals, higher education administrators and aspiring leaders, including counselors and school/college board members.

Student Achievement – Curriculum alignment, instructional design, and assessment development strategies that result in improved student learning. Specifically addressing topics such as literacy, college developmental education, Science, Technology and Math (STEM).

Parent and Community Involvement – Practices that promote parental/family engagement, as well as building sustainable partnerships that benefit local communities.

Diverse Learners – Discussion of the unique academic needs of diverse learners, including underserved students, SPED, and ELL learners. Exploration of best practices to better understand and incorporate insight into diversity on campus and in the classroom.

Higher Education Connection – Addressing issues that pertain to higher education personnel and students obtaining undergraduate and advanced degrees and those aspiring to work in higher education.

Higher Education/RESEARCH – Researchers may present their discoveries and general research on topics relevant in higher education.

College, Career & Military Readiness – Addressing issues that relate to college access and job attainment, including ACT/SAT success, advanced placement, and military opportunities for minority students.

Educational Technology – Sessions will explore successful and/or innovative tools to enhance student and professional learning.

Discipline/CULTURAL RESPONSIVENESS/RESTORATIVE PRACTICE – Special strand to explore specific strategies that will help educators address guidance and management for students of African descent.

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AMBA: Association Member Benefits Advisors

For more information about your benefits provided by AMBA through your TABSE membership visit

Association Member Benefits Advisors (AMBA) is a nationwide full-service agency focused on plan design, negotiations, and implementation of benefits for Associations that represent Active and Retired Teachers, School Employees, State Employees, Firefighters, Nurses, and more. They are a turnkey benefit provider with exclusive negotiated insurance benefits programs and discounts on travel, electronics, dining, and more! AMBA assists Associations and School Districts in obtaining high-quality benefits for their members and employees.

Currently, AMBA partners with more than 70 associations in 37 states and over 5 Million members.

In 2020, AMBA made a 4-year pledge commitment valued at over $50,000 in financial support and other services to TABSE in support of our organization goals and community programming.

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The Call for Proposals is now open for the TABSE Texas 37th Annual State Conference to be held in Dallas, TX February 9-13, 2022! Accepted presenters are required to register for the conference at a discounted rate. Email questions to

Monthly Motivational Music

Sometimes we just need an upbeat, feel good song!

Pharrell Williams - Happy (Official Video)

Plano Area Alliance of Black School Educators

Plano Area Alliance of Black School Educators is an organization of Educators and those who support education working with Kindergarten through twelfth grade students to enhance their academic performance in pursuit to becoming productive citizens.