Brenda Hoge

Manager, Research & Evaluation

bhoge @

(303) 393-5651

Brenda Hoge manages the Environment Rating Scales system that trains Early Childhood professionals to use the Environment Rating Scales to evaluate and build quality in early childhood programs across Colorado.  In addition to this project, Brenda is an evaluator for the Educare Learning Network and conducts classroom observations and child assessments at Clayton Educare.  She is a Certified Playground Safety Inspector through the National Recreation and Parks Association and the National Playground Safety Institute.  Brenda served as the Reliability Manager of the Environment Rating Scales Project at the Center for Human Investment Policy at the University of Colorado-Denver from 2000-2004.  She earned her M.A. in Education from the University of Denver and her B.S. in Psychology from Colorado State University.