Equity & Inclusion
The “Equity and Inclusion” category of the Great Places to School recognizes schools that prioritize diversity and inclusivity in their education systems. This category acknowledges the importance of creating an inclusive learning environment for all students.
The focus is on schools that help children reach their full potential, foster acceptance and understanding, benefit their surrounding communities, and provide accessible infrastructure for students with different abilities. The category evaluates how well institutions offer an inclusive learning environment and highlights the steps taken to ensure that all learners are considered in achieving their academic and life skills.