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 Department Chair Dr. Richard Otto

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