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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
    • Regina Keller, 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.

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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.


  • Goucher Poll: Maryland Underfunds Public Education, Say 71% of Residents
    Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org (410) 353-0755 This morning, the Goucher Poll released new public opinion data on how Marylanders think about several public policy issues, including public education funding. The Goucher Poll surveyed 800 Maryland adults from February 12-17 and has a margin of error of +/-3.5 percent. Respondents were asked, “Do you […]
  • MSEA Calls for $364 Million Supplemental Budget for Schools
    Gov. Hogan’s Four Budgets Have Taken $1.4 Billion from Education Trust FundWednesday, February 14, 2018 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 Today, Gov. Hogan announced his support to Fix the Fund—an effort led by state legislators and educators to ensure that money raised through casino gaming into the Education Trust Fund goes to increasing education funding, rather than […]
  • Hogan Proposes $88.9 Million in Cuts to School Programs
    Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Steven Hershkowitzshershkowitz@mseanea.org(410) 353-0755 Today, Gov. Hogan released his Fiscal Year 2019 budget. His proposed Budget Reconciliation and Financing Act (BRFA) continues a record of cutting important public education programs, while expanding the failed BOOST program to subsidize private schools.  Maryland State Education Association President Betty Weller released the following statement: “Another […]

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