How to Change Your Google Account Profile Image & Why You Should Change It
When your school issues you a Google Workspaces for Education account your profile photo will just be an easy letter icon featuring your initials. Lots of people leave it that way only because they do not know how easy it is to alter it. In the video listed below I show
how to alter your Google profile image.
Applications for Education
Altering your Google account profile image can assist with name recognition so that parents start to put a face with a name as soon as they start receiving emails from you. They wont need to wait up until the first parent-teacher conference or open home night to make the association between your face and name.
If you have more than one instructor in your district with the same name or comparable names (at one point there were three Mr. Burns and a Mr. Byrne in my district) trainees seeing an e-mail with your profile photo can aesthetically confirm that they are emailing the appropriate individual.
On a related note, a lot of people do not understand that there is a distinction between signing into a Chrome profile and signing into a Google account. I described the difference in
this brief video..