What GenYES Ohio Is

GenYES Ohio is a program that prepares Ohio students to become Student Technology Leaders through a rigorous, technology-infused leadership curriculum. Schools typically implement GenYES as a class or club.

What GenYES Ohio Does

Schools get tech integration support.

GenYES Ohio supports buildings and districts facing high needs with minimal resources by empowering learners to provide meaningful support to teachers, their peers, and others.

Students practice service-learning.

Combining substantive learning opportunities with meaningful service, GenYES Ohio bridges ed tech and community building. Student-driven projects can permanently transform schools.

Students develop digital citizenship.

GenYES Ohio fosters digital citizenship and helps students learn how to become responsible users of technology. 

Student achievement increases.

GenYES Ohio can offer substantial gains by bridging the student engagement gap. Our project-based, tech-centered program offers unique ways to put learning into action for all learners.

School culture improves.

By focusing on student learning through action, GenYES Ohio can provide all learners with significant opportunities to bridge cultural, academic, and other differences.

GenYES builds purpose.

Giving students devices is a way to start ed tech, and GenYES Ohio shows them how to use technology with purpose and power. Motivation is hard to come by and the program can provide it in droves.