AbleSoft Inc., of Lancaster, Pa., is a leading developer and publisher of teacher productivity software and a provider of educational content for school and home use. Visit the AbleSoft web site:

http://www.microsports.com/ablesoft.htm

(800) 334-2722

See the ad for AbleSoft on page 41

Acer America Corp., headquartered i San Jose, Calif., is part of the Acer Group, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of microcomputers. Visit Acer’s web site:

http://www.acer.com

(800) 733-2237

See Acer’s ad on pages 62 and 63

AlphaSmart Inc., headquartered in Cupertino, Calif., develops and markets affordable and effective technology solutions for the education market. Visit AlphaSmart’s web site:

http://www.alphasmart.com

(888) 274-0680

See AlphaSmart’s ad on page 23

Big Chalk.com is a brand-new education destination delivering all the components required to support the learning community. Visit Big Chalk.com’s web site:

http://www.bigchalk.com

See the Big Chalk.com ad on page 25

Boxlight Corp., located in Poulsbo, Wash., is a leading source for presentation equipment among educators. Visit the Boxlight web site:

http://www.boxlight.com

(800) 689-6676

See Boxlight’s ad on page 59

Chariot Software Group, of San Diego, is an educational software developer specializing in testing and classroom management applications. Visit the Chariot Software web site:

http://www.chariot.com

(619) 298-0202

See Chariot Software’s ad on page 19

Cognitive Concepts, of Evanston, Ill., is a leading provider of explicit, comprehensive, early-literacy skill training. Visit the Cognitive Concepts web site:

http://www.cogcon.com

(847) 328-8099

See the ad for Cognitive Concepts on page 18

Compaq Computer Corp., headquartered in Houston, is a world leader of the PC industry. Visit Compaq’s web site:

http://www.compaq.com

(800) 888-3224

See Compaq’s ad on pages 2 and 3

Computer Prep, of Phoenix, Ariz., designs and delivers technology training materials to fit the learning needs of today’s business and academic environments. Visit the Computer Prep web site:

http://www.computerprep.com

(602) 275-1603

See Computer Prep’s ad on page 45

Earthwalk Communications Inc., of Manassas, Va., is committed to bringing emerging wireless technologies and communication solutions to the education community. Visit Earthwalk’s web site:

http://www.earthwalk.com

(703) 393-1940

See Earthwalk’s ad on page 57

FamilyEducation Network, of Boston, is a leader in web site editing tools and templates. Visit the FamilyEducation Network web site:

http://www.familyeducation.com/tech

(800) 558-3382

See the ads for FamilyEducation Network on pages 31, 33, 36, and the back cover

Fortres Grand Corp., of Plymouth, Ind., is a maker of innovative security agents that reside invisibly between the user and the computer. Visit the Fortres Grand web site:

http://www.fortres.com

(800) 331-0372

See the ad for Fortres Grand on page 42

Homework Central, headquartered in New York City, is an educational web site tailored to fit both teachers’ and students’ needs by providing 75,000 links on 10,000 subjects. Visit the Homework Central web site:

http://www.homeworkcentral.com

(212) 244-2870

See the ad for Homework Central on page 13

Jostens Learning Corp., of San Diego, Calif., is a leader in curriculum software and professional development. Visit the Jostens Learning web site:

http://www.jlc.com

(800) 521-8538

See the ad for Jostens Learning on page 9

Knowledge Adventure, of Torrance, Calif., is a leader in developing, publishing, and distributing award-winning multimedia educational software. Visit the Knowledge Adventure web site:

http://www.knowledgeadventure.com

(800) 545-7677

See the ad for Knowledge Adventure on page 49

The Learning Company, of Cambridge, Mass., is a leading producer of affordable programs designed to help teachers integrate the internet into their classrooms. Visit The Learning Company’s web site:

http://www.learningcompanyschool.com

(617) 494-1200

See The Learning Company’s ad on page 40

The Lightspan Partnership, of San Diego, is a leading provider of curriculum-based educational software and internet products. Visit The Lightspan Partnership web site:

http://www.pageone.lightspan.com

(888) 425-5543

See Lightspan’s ad on page 27

MICGI, of Carbondale, Ill., is the creator of School Center, a complete, district-wide web site that works on Windows and Mac platforms simultaneously. Visit the School Center web site:

http://www.schoolcenter.com

(888) 642-4448

See the ad for School Center on page 37

N2H2 Inc., of Seattle, delivers a suite of products that makes the internet a safer and more productive place for schools. Visit N2H2’s web site:

http://www.n2h2.com

(877) 336-2999

See N2H2’s ad on pages 16 and 17

NetSupport Inc., of Cumming, Ga., is a member of the PCI Group of companies, developers of the NetSupport range of award-winning remote control and IT training products. Visit NetSupport’s web site:

http://www.netsupport-inc.com

(770) 205-4456

See NetSupport’s ad on page 47

nSchool.com, of Norcross, Ga., is a free web-based education system providing a new level of communication among school, students, teachers, administration, and families. Visit the nSchool.com web site:

http://www.nschool.com

(800) 370-2730

See the nSchool.com ad on page 12

NTS, located in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, offers its DreamWriter product line to provide affordable, portable educational computers for students. Visit the NTS Dreamwriter web site:

http:///www.dreamwriter.com

(800) 663-7163

See the ad for Dreamwriter on page 28

Power On Software, of Minneapolis, offers three award-winning Macintosh network tools: On Guard desktop security, LAN Commander software distribution, and Screen-To-Screen screen sharing and remote control. Visit Power On’s web site:

http://www.poweronsoftware.com

(800) 344-9160

See the ad for Power On Software on page 8

PowerSchool LLC, of Sacramento, Calif., is a leader in school management solutions. Visit PowerSchool’s web site:

http://www.powerschool.com

(888) 470-0808

See the ad for PowerSchool on page 39

Procom Technology, of Santa Ana, Calif., is a leader in network attached storage devices. Visit the Procom Technology web site:

http://www.procom.com

(800) 800-8600

See Procom’s ad on page 51

Riverdeep Inc., of Cambridge, Mass., designs, develops, publishes, markets, and supports interactive learning solutions for K-12 education. Visit the Riverdeep web site:

http://www.riverdeep.net

(800) 564-2587

See Riverdeep’s ad on pages 10 and 11

Sagebrush Technologies, of Austin, Texas, is a leading provider of educational materials, information solutions, and bibliographic information to schools and libraries. Visit the Sagebrush Technologies web site:

http://www.sagebrush-tech.com

(800) 642-4648

See the ads for Sagebrush Technologies on pages 50 and 61

School Zone Publishing Co., of Grand Haven, Mich., is a publisher of elementary education products, including workbooks, flash cards, games, mats, posters, and CD-ROMs. Visit School Zone’s web site:

http://www.schoolzone.com

(800) 253-0564

See the ad for School Zone on page 53

Synsor Corp., of Cincinnati is a provider of the ShuttleSystem line of changeable, ergonomic, interlocking furniture that reconfigures to meet changes in technology and teaching methods. Visit the ShuttleSystem web site:

http://www.shuttlesystem.com

(800) 411-1979

See the ad for ShuttleSystem on page 14

Symbol Technologies, of Holtsville, is a leader in wireless networking solutions for education. Visit the Symbol Technologies web site:

http://www.symbol.com

(800) 722-6234

See the ad for Symbol Technologies on page 5

Tangent Computer, headquartered in Burlingame, Calif., designs computer systems tailored specifically for education and government applications. Visit Tangent’s web site:

http://www.tangent.com

(888) TANGENT

See the ad for Tangent on page 7

ZapMe! Corp., of San Ramon, Calif., delivers safe, meaningful, and entertaining educational content and services to the K-12 community via a global satellite network. Visit the ZapMe! web site:

http://www.zapme.com

(877) FREE-RATE

See the ad for ZapMe! on page 15