Forest Street Community School
Technology DepartmentMs. Naheelah IrvingTechnology Coordinator
Room 11 - Computer Lab973-677-4120 x.2081FSS Future Ready Schools Pledge
Teachers... Need Help? Check out our techAre you having Tech Troubles??? Use the form below to report any issue you are experiencing in your room!Do you have a student who needs a Google Account??? Use the form below to request an account. Remember to send home an Acceptable Use Policy to be filled out by the parent before attempting to request an account.
"Using Technology to teach kids how to learn!"
Your Spot for Technology Integration in the Classroom"SAMR is a model designed to help educators infuse technology into teaching and learning. Popularized by Dr. Ruben Puentedura, the model supports and enables teachers to design, develop, and infuse digital learning experiences that utilize technology. The goal is to transform learning experiences so they result in higher levels of achievement for students" - Kathy Schrock
The Substitution Augmentation Modification Redefinition Model offers a method of seeing how computer technology might impact teaching and learning. It also shows a progression that adopters of educational technology often follow as they progress through teaching and learning with technology.
While one might argue over whether an activity can be defined as one level or another, the important concept to grasp here is the level of student engagement. One might well measure progression along these levels by looking at who is asking the important questions. As one moves along the continuum, computer technology becomes more important in the classroom but at the same time becomes more invisibly woven into the demands of good teaching and learning.
ResourcesTechnology is Learning