Teacher Tuesdays

Teacher Tuesday Topics 2018-2019

Teacher Tuesdays are designed to facilitate both large and small group discussions with the superintendent and his team regarding topics across the school environment. Teacher Tuesdays are held in the auditorium at the Center for Education Services on Downsville Pike from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm.

Mark your calendars if you would like to participate in sessions scheduled for the 2018-2019 school year.

  • November 27, 2018 - Technology in the Classroom
  • February 12, 2019 - Student Discipline
  • March 12, 2019 - School Safety

 

 

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This Fun-Raiser is for everyone — WCTA members, non-members, co-workers, family and friends.  Below is a coupon to be filled out and returned along with your club dues of  $15.00. Drawings are held monthly during the WCTA Rep Council meetings, where one lucky winner will be awarded a gift certificate to that month’s corresponding restaurant.  If you win one month, you are again eligible for each of the subsequent monthly drawings.

ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE WCTA SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Download the entry form here

The State Retirement Agency provides valuable program and contact information on the Maryland State Retirement and Pension System.

Visit at http://sra.maryland.gov

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.

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 $15.00 (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.

ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE WCTA SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Winners 2018/2019 School Year:

 July – Jenny Peck-Weigand @ Pleasant Valley won $30 to The Stadium

Aug – Nadine Fox @ CES won $25 to Fratellis

Sept – Beth VanReenen @ Pleasant Valley won $25 to Rik’s Café

Oct – Michelle Neibauer @ Smithsburg Elem won $30 to Hempen Hill

 

At-Home Crab Feed

The winner of the At-Home Crab Feed Raffle is Jeanie Anderson, of Hagerstown.  Congratulations to Jeanie.  Jodi Gearhart from Pangborn is the Rep that sold the winning ticket.

Upcoming Events

Tue 27

Teacher Tuesday – Technology in the Classroom

November 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Wed 28

WCTA Rep Council Meeting

November 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dec 05

WCTA BOD Meeting

December 5 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Last updated: Nov. 9, 2018