Office of Diversity Initiatives
The Office of Diversity Initiatives aims to encourage and support an environment that represents and values diversity among groups of people and individuals based on ethnicity, race, socioeconomic status, gender, exceptionalities, language, religion, sexual orientation and geographic area.
The Office of Diversity Initiatives strives to:
- Build a community of diversity through support, unity and guidance within Teacher Education
- Develop strategies that will recruit and retain underrepresented students in Teacher Education
- Provide programming that will increase awareness of diversity and inclusion of all cultures through strategically planning, developing, implementing and supporting initiatives designed to enhance the climate related to diversity for students