Dr. Ruben Puentedura developed the SAMR model as a way for teachers to evaluate how they are incorporating technology into their instructional practice. You can use SAMR to reflect upon how you are integrating technology into your classroom. Is it an act of Substitution? Augmentation? Modification? Or Redefinition?
We have discussed SAMR throughout the school year, but examples are always helpful! Below is an explanation of each of the different levels:
Below you will find some content specific examples to get you started on the SAMR path!