Hutchison and Woodward have created a useful tool for effectively using technology in the classroom.  The Technology Integration Planning Cycle is used to guide the use of technology within instruction by keeping the focus on the instructional goal and considering the constraints and contributions of the technology to the lesson.  The image below is taken from The Iowa Reading Research Center’s blog “A Look at the Technology Integration Planning Cycle.”



For the complete article see:

Hutchison, A., & Woodward, L. (2014a). A planning cycle for integrating digital technology into literacy instruction. Reading Teacher67(6), 455-464. doi: 10.1002/trtr.1225