Association of Texas Professional Educators
Association of Texas Professional Educators

Join ATPE now for the 2021-22 school year!

If we’ve learned anything in the past year, it’s that life will throw us curveballs.

Join ATPE now for the 2021-22 school year.

As an ATPE member, you’ll enjoy:
The peace of mind that comes from legal resources,* including up to $8 million in professional liability insurance; extensive employment rights defense insurance that’s guaranteed, win or lose; and access to a team of staff attorneys who may help eligible members with job-related legal concerns
A respected voice at the Capitol in both Austin and D.C.
Professional growth through curated professional learning and leadership programs, including 24/7 access to 100+ hours of continuing professional education (CPE)
Expert analysis on education policy, law, and trends in our magazine and e-newsletters and on our website
Valuable discounts on school and office supplies, prescriptions, degree programs, travel, and more

Pay dues via credit card or bank draft to enjoy savings on your annual membership.

How much does a full year of ATPE membership cost?

Professional membership

when you pay dues by credit card, bank draft, or check**
when you pay dues by payroll deduction

Associate membership
(including para-educators)

when you pay dues by credit card, bank draft, or check**
when you pay dues by payroll deduction

Administrator membership
(principals, assistant superintendents, superintendents)


Interested in a free College Student or Student Teacher Membership? Learn more.

*Eligibility, terms, conditions, and limitations apply. Visit to view important disclosures and complete details of the insurance policy. Staff attorney services are provided separate from the Educators Professional Liability Insurance Program.
**Installment payments available at for credit card and bank draft payments.


“I was experiencing an uncomfortable situation. Without ATPE’s support, I might have quit a career that I love.”

Karen Glenn
Robotics and 3D printing teacher
ATPE member since 2004

“ATPE’s online learning courses are so convenient. I love that when I have a few extra minutes, I can go online and earn credit.”

Jaclyn Cavazos
Second grade teacher
Rio Hondo
ATPE member since 2012

“I always peek at the ATPE discounts before I travel to make sure I am saving where I can!”

Maegan Holycross
Fifth grade teacher
ATPE member since 2015

"Yes, ATPE is for protection in the classroom—but it’s so much more than that. If you want to become a leader on your campus, you can."

Roya Dinbali
Forensics teacher
ATPE member since 2016