Clarissa Deverel-Rico
Graduate Student
Department of Education and Institute of Cognitive Science

Role at inquiryHub:

Clarissa is on the Biology revisions team and is working with the EMBEDS project to bring data excursions to the Serengeti unit.

Research Interest:

Clarissa is interested in how curriculum and professional learning can support teachers in centering equitable, humanizing, and relevant experiences in the science classroom.


Clarissa is a former middle school science teacher from the San Francisco Bay Area where she also mentored beginning science teachers through the Exploratorium's Teacher Induction Program. She holds a BS in Entomology and is a PhD Student in STEM Education.