We’re diversity learning, not training. Our online courses and facilitator’s guides teach skills for engaging with diversity, reducing unconscious bias, communicating effectively, and making everyday choices with inclusive impact.

For Higher Education

Deepen engagement with diversity.
Elevate alternative viewpoints. Build inclusion on campus.

For Workplace and Government

Advance commitment to diversity.
Drive innovation. Foster inclusive leadership.

Reduces Diversity Resistance

  • An Inclusive definition – everyone is part of diversity
  • Ties diversity learning to personal success
  • Expands rather than restricts options
  • Informs rather than directs decisions

Based on Facts

  • Learning based on peer-reviewed studies
  • Examples from research that resonate
  • Bridges the research-practice gap
  • Content continually updated

Engaging

  • Commentary by preeminent scholars
  • Reenactments relate scholarship to experience
  • Variety of interactive exercises
  • User-friendly design

The latest from DiversityEdu

DiversityEdu is a much appreciated resource, leading diversity initiatives by better preparing academic communities to best serve society at large. This program utilizes innovation, extensive research, best practices, and high quality designs to assist deliver practical applications for diversity training.

Clinton J. Normore

Director of Diversity ​A.T. Still University of Health Science

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Great course that all search committee members should take. Several years ago, I took the in-person training for search committee members and thought that was useful. However, this course offers a lot more.

Anonymous feedback on search committee course

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Thank you so much for this. I'm impressed at how relevant, up to date and inclusive this program was. I think this is the sort of program people could really benefit from.

Kept me interested and alert, will definitely remember topics discussed.

Anonymous feedback on student course

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I believe DiversityEdu is the best online tool in the field. Leaders from several divisions at San Diego State worked closely with Alison Akant to develop a course for our faculty search committees. Alison proved extremely knowledgeable and attentive to the needs and goals unique to our campus and role in the state of California. DiversityEdu is an important resource for our faculty search committees in their mission to recruit and retain superior faculty and challenge misconceptions surrounding diversity.

Aaron Bruce

Chief Diversity Officer San Diego State University

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At the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, the vision of Inclusive Illinois means valuing and respecting the many voices, ideas, and perspectives that faculty, staff, and students each bring to the campus community. In 2014, to help realize that vision, the Office of Diversity, Equity and Access and our faculty diversity committee evaluated DiversityEdu rigorously and positively. Over 600 members of our faculty have now taken the course, and we are introducing a student version of DiversityEdu for the 2015-16 academic year. We have received valuable assistance from DiversityEdu in realizing our vision of Inclusive Illinois.

Menah Pratt-Clarke

Vice Chancellor for Diversity University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

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