Mike Bookey, a concerned parent, and Don Robertson, an enterprising math teacher, just might be the Lewis and Clark of school technology.

Their trailblazing partnership on behalf of the schools serving Issaquah,Wash., a community of 60,000 near Seattle, underscores the inestimable value that comes when schools and the community set out together to chart new territory in the age of the eSchool.

The duo were pioneers in the effort to make the Issaquah School District one of the first in the nation with full-fledged telecommunications capabilities.

Bookey compares the task that faced them nearly a

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