About Us

NBEA Mission

Presentation of Leadership Award

The National Business Education Association (NBEA) is the nation's  largest professional organization devoted exclusively to serving individuals and groups engaged in instruction, administration, research, and dissemination of information for and about business. NBEA is the  leading association devoted to the recognition that business education competencies are essential for all individuals in today's fast-changing society.   

NBEA Vision Statement

Passing of the gavel.

 The National Business Education Association is the foremost professional organization that provides leadership for the direction of business education, represents and promotes education for/about business, and supports instruction for preparing individuals to function effectively within the global and competitive economy.

M-PBEA Region

National presenters

M-PBEA is comprised of the following states and provinces: Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma,  South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan. 

Membership Benefits

When you join NBEA, you automatically become a member of your regional association. Some member benefits include:

  • Professional journals and publications, including the Notes & Quotes, the M-BEA newsletter 
  • National and regional conventions 
  • Professional award opportunities 
  • Networking opportunities 
  • Various benefits from NBEA including national publications, $250,000 professional liability insurance, group insurance options, and legislative advocacy 

M-PBEA History

State Association Links


Colorado Business Educators


Kansas Business Education Association


Nebraska State Business Education Association


Texas Business and Technology Educators Association


Saskatchewan Business Teachers' Association