AL-ABSE is a state affiliate of the National Alliance of Black School Educators (NABSE) founded in 1970.
The officers are comprised of a diverse group of educators from across the state.
AL-ABSE currently has five affiliates. These affiliates serve as local chapters to the state organization. They operate as separate units with a constitution, by-laws and officers. They serve their geographic areas as AL-ABSE serves the entire state.