The following was included in TCTA's 2019-20 Survival Guide, the ultimate reference tool for Texas educators, and is current as of September 2019 but is subject to change.

TCTA-initiated legislation specifies that a school board may not require a district employee who acts in good faith to pay for instructional materials or technology that are damaged, stolen, misplaced or not returned, unless the school employee has entered into an agreement with the district in exchange for personal use of a computer or tablet.

See also Qualified immunity from liability