Founder, Kimberly Lasher Mitchell


Kimberly started Inquiry Partners with partners Erin Collins Gustafson and Amy Satin Spinelli in 2013. Her own inquiry practice continues at the University of Washington where she teaches several undergraduate courses at the College of Education. 

Kimberly is a former IB principal, Senior Program Officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Director at Teach for All, and a frequent speaker and presenter on inquiry-based instruction. She is a graduate of Stanford University's Education Administration and Policy program. 




Advisors and Consultants

We are a team of inquiry enthusiasts and champions. Our diverse partners and advisors include award-winning teachers, IB principals, education technology professionals, PBL authors, international school educators and parents. Our work is rooted in decades of classroom practice all over the world.