How to Change Your Google Account Profile Image & Why You Should Change It
When your school concerns you a Google Workspaces for Education account your profile picture will simply be a basic letter icon featuring your initials. Many individuals leave it that way only due to the fact that they do not know how easy it is to change it. In the video below I show
how to alter your Google profile image.
On a related note, a great deal of individuals do not understand that there is a difference in between signing into a Chrome profile and signing into a Google account. I discussed the distinction in
this short video..
Applications for Education
Altering your Google account profile image can help with name recognition so that moms and dads start to put a confront with a name as quickly as they start getting emails from you. They will not have to wait up until the first parent-teacher conference or open home night to make the association in between your face and name.
If you have more than one teacher in your district with the very same name or comparable names (at one point there were three Mr. Burns and a Mr. Byrne in my district) students seeing an email with your profile picture can visually verify that they are emailing the correct person.