George Lucas Educational Foundation

William Juang

Science Teacher in Oakland, CA

William Juang is a science teacher at Life Academy of Health and Bioscience in the Oakland Unified School District in California. He and his colleagues at Life Academy participate in Mills Teacher Scholars, a professional development program that supports groups of educators in improving their teaching through collaborative inquiry. Outside the classroom, he also serves as a research assistant in a bioanalytical lab. William strives to build connections for students between classroom learning and real-world industrial and academic settings, bringing context to the content that he teaches.


  • Teaching Strategies

    When a Rubric Isn’t Enough

    Providing a scaffold and teaching students how to use a scaffold are not the same thing.