Julia Beers Moss
Julia brings a passion for equity to her work with Mills Teacher Scholars. As a 2nd-grade teacher in her eighth year of teaching at Malcolm X Elementary School in Berkeley Unified, she remains grounded in classroom practice in her work with other teachers. In her role as Program Associate she partners with West Contra Costa County Unified at Montalvin Manor Elementary, where she supports the staff in creating a collaborative and empowering learning space for teachers to reflect on their practice, and this year to focus on academic language acquisition. She currently serves as a member of her school’s equity team and is also a liaison for Welcoming Schools, an LGBT-focused anti-bullying program. Julia received her B.A. in English and Education from UC Berkeley and her M.A. in Education from Mills College.