E with J Scholars

Course: DMET 262

ESU students use iPads and books to tutor 3-5 grade students in an after school club.

Students in tutoring sessionImpact At A Glance

  • “I used to be skeptical about technology with kindergarteners to third grade, but I have seen how it makes sense! I think technology in the classroom is very important and it is very useful.” (Student)
  • “Before, I knew that kids liked technology. When using it for tutoring, though, I was taken aback by the enthusiasm the students exhibited about using the iPads.” (Student )

- Beth Rajan Sockman, Professor

Benefits

To Our Students:

  • Students learn hot to use technology and teach with technology in a small setting
  • Students learn skills to engage their tutees and activate the creativity of their tutees

To Our Community:

  • Local after school programs are engaged by allowing ESU students to tutor in the program known as the "E with J Scholars"
  • Provides small interactive groups for elementary students

Contact Us

For more information regarding the programs offered in the Digital Media Technologies department, please contact the secretary at sbrito@esu.edu

Contact Information

Campus Address
Rosenkrans East
Phone:
(570) 422-3763
Fax:
(570) 422-3876 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Department Chair Digital Media Technologies
Name
Dr. Richard Otto