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Ben R. Riepe

Inclusion Coaching Specialist

Professional Biography

Ben Riepe, MA is an Inclusion Coaching Specialist for the Positive Early Learning Experiences (PELE) Center at the University of Denver. As a Head Start teacher, coach, and trainer he supported high fidelity program-wide implementation of the Pyramid Model. At the Colorado Center for Social Emotional Competence and Inclusion, he supported communities in their efforts to embed evidence-based practices into their systems and classrooms. Ben is on staff for both the National Center for Pyramid Model Innovations (NCPMI) and the Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center (ECTA). He is committed to supporting systems to implement inclusive policies and practices, so every family and child feel they belong.