SAMR: A Technology Integration Model

When I attended the fantastic Google Apps for Education (GAFE) summit last weekend, I assumed that all participating educators have already encountered the buzzword “SAMR” in one way or another. It was surprising to find out that many educators with at least some experience with technology were not sure what the word means. SAMR is a … Continue reading SAMR: A Technology Integration Model

Teachers vs. Instructional Designers- Some Thoughts and a Personal Reflection

Nowadays, schools do their best to appropriately use and teach technology, as a result, many job openings have surfaced, and experienced "ICT instructors" find themselves needing to match their practical experience with their credentials. This has created a flood of new teachers seeking professional development, and many higher education institutions expanding their programs to include … Continue reading Teachers vs. Instructional Designers- Some Thoughts and a Personal Reflection