Profile (Instructors)

Follow

You can access your personal Profile by clicking your name in the top menu. Schoology users that click on your name in Schoology will also be taken to your profile. You can control who can view your profile by adjusting your Account Privacy Settings.

Left Menu

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Profile Picture

You can change your profile picture by hovering over the current picture.

Note: If the Edit Picture option does not appear when you hover over your picture, your organization may have different rules for profile pictures. Please reach out to your System Administrator with any questions.
  1. Click on Edit Picture (It appears when you hover over your picture).
  2. If you already have a photo in place, click Remove Picture to remove your current picture from view.
  3. Click Attach File.
  4. Choose a JPEG, PNG, or GIF file from your device. There is a 5 MB limit per photo file.
  5. If you'd like to use an avatar instead, choose an avatar below.

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Updates

The updates posted on your personal Profile page are available only to those who have access to your Profile page. These updates can also appear in the Recent Activity feed for your Connections. You can control who can view your updates by adjusting your Account Privacy Settings.

Info

The Info tab provides other users with more information about you. You can edit the information by clicking Edit in the top right corner of your Profile page.

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Blog

The Blog tab on your Profile is a personal blog. Users can subscribe to your blog posts by navigating to your Profile page. Your subscriptions are listed as a tab in the left menu of your home page once you have subscribed to a blog. You can control who can view your blogs by adjusting your Account Privacy Settings.

Connections

You may or may not see a Connections area on your profile. The people listed in your Connections area are people are people with whom you've connected. Clicking on a user profile picture will navigate to their profile page. 

If you are an instructor with a verified email address, you can connect with other faculty users! Learn more about adding Connections in this Help Article.

Portfolios (Enterprise Only)

Enterprise instructors may see a Portfolios area on their profile. Here, you can create, view, and share your personal Portfolios. For more information, see our Help Article on Portfolios.

Center

Depending on the area of the left menu you've accessed, the Center area will display:

  • Your personal updates
  • Your profile information
  • Your personal blogs
  • Your portfolios

Right Column

Your Badges

If you have been awarded Badges for a course in which you are enrolled (such as a professional development course), they will appear on the right side of your personal Profile. Learn more about badges in this Help Article.

Courses

The Courses area on your profile lists active courses you administer, or courses in which you're enrolled as a member. If you are enrolled in more than 5 courses, you can click See All to view a list of all courses in which you are enrolled.

Groups

The Groups area on your profile lists the groups you administer, or groups in which you're enrolled as a member. If you are enrolled in more than 5 groups, you can click See All to view a list of all groups in which you are enrolled.


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