Julia Steinberg Agnew is an adjunct instructor and teaches Issues in the Contemporary Classroom. She received her B.A. from Bowdoin College and an M.S.Ed from the University of Pennsylvania. She taught for ten years in the School District of Philadelphia and is certified in Pennsylvania with an ESL specialist certificate.
Most recently, she has been mentoring and supervising undergraduate and graduate student teachers for Arcadia University and the University of Pennsylvania. She enjoys the challenge of collaborating with urban and suburban educators to create positive, authentic learning environments for diverse learners.
She has additional experience leading professional development sessions for teachers, serving on curriculum writing teams, and creating and implementing literacy intervention programs and arts initiatives for children and their families.
Julia lives in the Philadelphia area with her husband and daughter.