In addition to $8 million in professional liability coverage, the insurance provides up to $2 million in civil rights coverage.
Even though Texas teachers are fortunate to have relatively good statutory immunity from liability, if someone decides to sue you, you still need to pay for a defense.
The coverage included with membership for Active, Associate and Student members is provided by Scottsdale Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nationwide®, one of the largest insurance and financial service providers in the United States with an A.M. Best Rating of A+XV (superior). We publish the policy every year, so you know exactly what's covered. Be wary of "summaries" provided by other groups, instead of actual policy language; the fine print matters.
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*The coverage is provided through a purchasing group, and the insurer may not be subject to all insurance laws and regulations of the state.