Preschool boy with glasses laughing on a swing outside Blind Children’s Center (BCC) is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education. BCC programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination and harassment including discrimination against an individual or group based on race, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, citizenship and immigration status (except where required by law), age, religion, marital, pregnancy, or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, or genetic information; a perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. These terms are defined by state or federal statute.