How much does SPAGE membership cost?

1 year - $7.00
2 years - $12.00
3 years - $18.00
4 years - $24.00

SPAGE membership runs on a join date/anniversary year, so you always get your money's worth. Each year is worth twelve months, regardless of what time of year you join.

Benefits of membership include:

  $1,000,000 of professional liability insurance
  Access to PAGE legal services
  Praxis I and Praxis II preparation workshops
  First-year professional dues half-price, $75.00, and only $150 per year thereafter
  Award-winning professional publications
  $10,000 accidental death insurance
  More than 65,000 members strong
  A Georgia-based organization
  Membership funds stay in Georgia
  Nonunion, supporting your right to work and your right to choose your professional affiliation
  $1,000 scholarships available
  We also offer some optional benefits to our SPAGE members.

Not sure if student membership is the best category of membership for you? Just check out the membership categories listed below.

Membership categories that include liability insurance:

Professional - $150/year: for all certificated and professional staff, including teachers, administrators, school nurses, provisionally certified staff, etc.

Support personnel - $75/year: for non-certified staff, including paraprofessionals, office personnel, cafeteria workers, bus drivers, custodial staff, substitute teachers, etc.

Student – $7/year: for student educators who are not employed in a school. Liability policy covers duties performed as a student educator (i.e., the duties your college requires you to perform in the schools, such as observations, practicums, student teaching, etc.) Reminder: when you graduate and become certified, you need to upgrade your membership to professional. SPAGE members receive their first year professional dues at half-price.

Teacher Apprentice - $7/year: for high school students who are participating in the Teacher Apprenticeship Program (TAP).

How to join:

Easy ways to join . . .

  1. Download a membership form now. Fill it out and mail it in to the PAGE office. Coverage begins the moment it is received in our office.
  2. Call the PAGE office at 1-800-334-6861 (Atlanta area 770-216-8555) and join by credit card. Coverage begins immediately.
  3. Join online via credit card. Coverage begins immediately.
After you join:
Your membership is good for an entire year, regardless of what time of year you join. You will receive a renewal notice in the mail before your membership expires. Relax and enjoy the benefits of membership in Georgia’s largest education association!

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