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Educators in Private Practice Professional Liability Insurance

This insurance policy provides professional liability coverage for independent contractors – protecting the educator against damages resulting from a negligent act, error or omission.
Eligible participants include:

  • Educator professionals receiving a 1099 who are contracted to an educational unit
  • Educators in private practice
  • Educational consultants

    Click here to enroll for coverage

Other Useful Links for Diags:

Academic Accommodation Resources

Child Centered Legal Framework

Houston – Metropolitan Diagnosticians’ Association

Information on all ESCs

International Dyslexia Association

Learning Disabilities Association of America

Learning Disabilities Online

Learn How to Become a …

National Certification of Educational Diagnosticians

Nonverbal Learning Disorders Association

Reduce the Noise: Help Loved Ones with Sensory Overload Enjoy Shopping

Resource guide for students with disabilities

Sesame Street Autism Resources for Parents

(SWEP) Annual Statewide Evaluation Conference

TEA link Legislature online

TEA Special Education Listserv


Texas online




Our Board Members

Chairperson  |  Lisa Horton, Flower Mound
Vice-Chair  |  Sarah Johnston, Lewisville
Secretary  |  Jennifer Vasquez, Carrollton
Treasurer  |  Leslie Flisowski, Fate
Credentials  |  Janna Brendle, Abilene
Continuing Education  |  Georgene Moon, Mesquite
 Legislative  |  Stephanie Lee, Grand Prairie
Administrative Assistant  |  Deb Hawkins, Lubbock


Email: Deb Hawkins
PO Box 53661 Lubbock, Texas 79453-3661