• Candidate Endorsements 2018

    Click here to see the list on candidates that are endorsed my WCTA and WCESP...
  • MSEA Convention - October 19, 2018 - October 20, 2018

    Join in the fun at the MSEA Rep Assembly in Ocean City, MD - October 19, 2018 - 8:00am to October 20, 2018 - 3:00pm. It is not a work day, so join...
  • Sick Leave Bank

    Open Enrollment is August 1 - October 1. This is a free benefit for WCTA members ( Being a member of WCTA does not make you an automatic member of...
  • Restorative Practices: Peace Circles

    For more information check out our facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/pg/RestorativePracticesWashingtonCounty   Read more about Restorative Practices: Peace Circles click here...
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About WCTA

WCTA is an affiliate of Maryland State Education Association and National Education Association.

Negotiated Agreement 2017 – 2022

Click here to view the 2017 – 2022 negotiated agreement between the Board of Education of Washington County and the Washington County Teachers Association, Inc.

Healthcare Questions

Do you have questions about your healthcare bill? Contact one of the following:

  • WCPS Benefits Office – 301-766-2810
    • Tricia Riley, WCPS Benefits Specialist: email
    • Krista Forsyth, WCPA Benefits Specialist: email
  • Contact Cigna – 800-244-6224 – If you have Medicare as your primary insurance please contact them first.

Be sure to log into your My Cigna page or app. Check out items available under the My Health tab. There are Discount Programs and Resources available that may save you additional money.

Directions to WCTA

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Restaurant-of-the-Month Club

This Fund-Raiser is for everyone – WCTA members, non-members, co-workers, family and friends. Download the pdf here. At the bottom of the paper is a coupon to be filled out and returned along with your club dues of $12.00 (Checks should be made payable to WCTA Scholarship Fund). Drawings are held monthly during the WCTA Rep Council meeting. One lucky winner will be awarded a gift certificate to that month’s corresponding restaurant. If you win one month, you are still eligible for each of the subsequent monthly drawings. Multiple entries are welcome. You may join at any time,  late entries will not be eligible for months already drawn. Each entry remains active for the 12 drawings listed on the paper.


Winners 2017/2018 School Year:

Aug – Erin May from Ruth Ann Monroe Primary School won $25 to Nikko’s

Sept – Wendy Brown from Salem won $25 to Rik’s Cafe

Oct – Jill Fowkes from Smithsburg Elem won $30 cash

Nov – Richard Snyder, retired teacher won $25 to El Ranchero.

Dec – Nancy Green, retired teacher won $40 to 28 South.

Jan – Rachel Solomas from Rockland Woods won $50 cash.

Feb – Helen Tasker from Wash Co Tech High won $30 to Maloo’s at Park Circle.

March – Richard Snyder a Retired CSHS teacher won $25 to Nikko.

April –  Tiffany Root from Western Heights won $30 to El Ranchero.

May – Nadine Fox from CES won $25 to Mission BBQ

June – Sabrina Blair from Fairview Outdoor School won $25 to Schula’s


  • Vacancy: Board of Trustees for the State Retirement and Pension System
    September 5, 2018 Pursuant to MSEA's Guidelines for Endorsement of Candidates for Trustee to the State Retirement and Pension System's Board of Trustees, any retiree of theTeachers' Pension System or the Teachers' Retirement System interested in serving on the Board of Trustees and receiving MSEA's endorsement shall submit a letter of intent to Kristy Anderson at 140 Main […]
  • Poll: Maryland Educators Facing Financial Strains
    More than 40% of Maryland educators work a second job to make ends meetWednesday, August 22, 2018 Adam Mendelsonamendelson@mseanea.org(410) 353-9689 A new poll of Maryland educators finds that many educators work second jobs, spend their own money on school supplies, and run up personal debt just to make ends meet. Poll findings include: In the […]
  • Cheryl Bost Becomes MSEA President
    Baltimore County Teacher to Lead 74,000-Member UnionTuesday, July 31, 2018 Adam Mendelsonamendelson@mseanea.org(410) 353-9689 On August 1, Cheryl Bost will become the new president of the Maryland State Education Association (MSEA), Maryland’s 74,000-member educators union. Bost is an elementary school teacher from Baltimore County, where she was named teacher of the year in 2003 in part […]

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