Join or Renew

Your PENC membership will be active from the moment we receive your payment through June 30, 2018.

*Please note that you must be an active member prior to the time of an incident to be covered by PENC legal services.


Enroll for bank/credit card draft payments
Deadline to enroll is January 27, 2018.
Drafts will occur the last business day of each month from January-May.


Membership Levels

PENC offers six levels of membership: Educator, Support, First-year Teacher, Student, Associate, and Partner. To View an explanation of Membership Levels, click here.

Membership Year

The 2017-2018 PENC Membership Year runs from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. You can join or renew at anytime during the Membership Year, but the membership term will end on June 30, 2018. Reduced Dues Rate of $120 begins on January 1, 2018. PENC liability coverage begins on the date PENC receives your full payment or your signed installment payment request. If you have any questions please e-mail us at or call PENC at 800.542.8844.

PLEASE NOTE: As a PENC member, you hold comprehensive, professional liability insurance which provides coverage should your employment become jeopardized. Please be aware that your liability insurance does not provide coverage for employment situations or lawsuits that pre-date your membership. As with any insurance policy, we can only provide coverage for situations occurring after you joined PENC.