Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)

What is Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion?

Diversity

Refers to all aspects of human difference.

Equity

Provides access, opportunity, and support to allow each person to reach their full potential.

Inclusion

Refers to a community where all members are safe, respected, and valued; they have a sense of belonging and are able to participate effectively.

These definitions were adopted by the BSD school board: 9/27/21

District Policy

The policies below are the guiding documents that anchored the work of the 90-day advisory committee. For additional policies related to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please refer to the full policy manual.


  • Advisory Committees BDF

  • Instructional Goals IHA

  • Teaching About Controversial Issues IMB

  • Non-Discrimination AC

  • Academic Freedom IB

  • Character & Citizenship Education IHAK

  • Student Involvement In Decision Making JIB

  • Pupil Safety & Violence Prevention JICK