SAMR at a Glance
Using technology to maximize student success
"The SAMR model [Substitution, Augmentation, Modification, Redefinition] provides a technique for moving through degrees of technology adoption to find more meaningful uses of technology in teaching & move away from using 'tech for tech’s sake'."
Articles of Interest
"Following are 8 examples of the SAMR process, each taking an example of a typical classroom exercise that does not use technology and walking it through each phase of SAMR."
"The SAMR model is a useful tool for helping teachers think about their own tech use as they begin to make small shifts in the design and implementation of technology driven learning experiences to achieve the next level."
"The model supports & enables teachers to design, develop, & infuse digital learning experiences that utilize technology. The goal is to transform learning experiences so they result in higher levels of achievement for students."
This article offers examples and functional changes for each level of the SAMR Model in one easy to follow chart.