Barry Kluger-Bell, PhD

Inquiry Science Educator

"Respect for the way learners think and the way they learn

is at the heart of effective inquiry teaching."

Barry Kluger-Bell


I am a PhD physicist and science educator with more than 30 years of experience working in a variety of settings. From 1987 through 2009 I worked at the Institute for Inquiry at the Exploratorium Science Museum in San Francisco.

I am now an independent Science Education Consultant based in Boulder, Colorado. I specializing in Inquiry Teaching and Learning.

I work with educators throughout the country in:

  • K-12 Teacher Professional Development
  • Science Graduate Student Teaching Training
  • Pre-School Science Education
  • Informal Science Education
  • Science Curriculum Development