This short video, from the Mindset Kit, gives a brief introduction to the importance of sending messages of welcome to all students. It also reviews a research based collection of strategies that communicate messages of belonging that increase student engagement & achievement.
Video with an overview of the importance of representation, and strategies to make students feel a sense of belonging.
Including Representations of All Students, by The Mindset Kit. https://www.mindsetkit.org/belonging/cues-belonging/including-representations-students