Southwest Dallas County Alliance of Black School Educators (SWABSE) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the educational accomplishments of Southwest Dallas County children, particularly African-American children. This local affiliate was started as a branch of the National Alliance of Black School Educators and the Texas Alliance of Black School Educators for the purpose of: providing social and instructional support for African-American teachers and students, promoting and expanding career opportunities for our membership, and assisting in serving the African-American community through advocacy, knowledge, and networking.
For educators who are interested in learning about education policy and practice and who desire to give input regarding legislative policy decisions. This session is facilitated by TEPI leaders, elected officials and has limited seating available.
Speakers include Texas Sen. John Whitmire, Rep. Harold Dutton, Jr., and Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Morath.