Lane’s Equity Lens - Guiding Framework

Lane’s Equity Lens - Guiding Framework

Framework for Action

Our work will help us develop a set of principles that sustain the institution in a way that ensures access, equity, and inclusion at all levels. To accomplish this our work will focus on:

  • Impacts of actions and decision-making
  • Illuminating and alleviating disparities experienced by underserved and underrepresented groups
  • Expanding opportunities
  • Transforming the community through healing and nurturing
  • Recognizing and bridging gaps of understanding and communication
  • Facilitating inclusive collaboration
  • Empowering all members of the college community to participate in this work
  • Encouraging personal and professional growth for all members of the community
  • Ensuring accountability in the consistent implementation of the lens
  • Building inquiry and assessment into all college systems at every level
  • Expanding beyond traditional diversity-work-stakeholders to include other voices and other communities
  • Increasing recruitment and retention of staff and students who are supportive of Equity Lens work
  • Developing a set of principles that sustain the institution in a way that ensures access, equity, and inclusion at all levels