Barry Kluger-Bell is an independent Inquiry Science Education consultant based in Boulder, Colorado. He works with educators throughout the country in K-12 teacher professional development, science graduate student education training, informal science education, pre-school science education and science curriculum development. He also currently serves on the board of Denver, RAFT and the steering committee of the Boulder Area STEM Education Coallision.
From 1988-2009 he served as the Assistant Director for Science at the Exploratorium’s Institute for Inquiry in San Francisco. At the Institute for Inquiry he provided professional development for teachers and other educators, wrote professional development curriculum, and developed professional development in inquiry education for graduate student scientists. In the course of his career, Barry has also directed the Bay Area Science Project at the Lawrence Hall of Science, taught Physics and Math at Chabot Community College in California, and directed a program for incoming minority and economically underprivileged students ant the University of California at Berkeley.