The "Powerful Ingredients for Blended Learning" framework utilizes the following levels of technology use. These build on the ACOT Integration Stages. Educators are encouraged to progress from level 1 to level 4 use with a variety of powerful ingredients for blended learning.
When considering educators' uses of technology, it is important to remember the technology adoption lifecycle and Roger's Bell Curve. Strategies which successful with the innovator / early adopter group will often NOT be embraced by early/late majority and laggard teachers.
In addition to the above 4 levels, the Powerful Ingredients framework asks the following question about any learning task utilizing technology:
The Powerful Ingredients Administrative Walkthrough Rubric can be used by administrators to: