AbleSoft Inc., of Pennsauken, N.J., 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:

(856) 488-8200

See the ad for AbleSoft on page 49

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

(888) 274-0680

See AlphaSmart’s ad on page 9

Blackboard Inc., of Washington, D.C., is the creator of, a free service that enables instructors to add an online component to their classes, or even host an entire course on the web site. Visit Blackboard’s web site:

(202) 463-4860

See the ad for Blackboard on page 39

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

(800) 689-6676

See Boxlight’s ad on page 14

Classroom Connect, located in Foster City, Calif., sells internet literacy products, online interactive curricula, and resources for integrating the internet into the classroom. Visit the Classroom Connect web site:

(800) 638-1639

See the ad for Classroom Connect on page 27

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

(800) 888-3224

See Compaq’s ad on pages 2 and 3

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

(602) 275-1603

See Computer Prep’s add on page 19

Dell Computer Corp., of Round Rock, Texas, is the world’s leading direct-sales computer company. Visit Dell’s web site:

(800) 822-6078

See Dell’s ad on pages 10 and 11

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:

(703) 393-1940

See Earthwalk’s ad on page 28, of San Francisco, is a cost-free, easy-to-use online purchasing system for education and government professionals. Visit the web site:

(877) 4-EPYLON

See Epylon’s ad on page 5

Enterprises Computing Services Inc. (ECS), of Woodstock, Ga., provides technology solutions that have been proven to maximize efficiency and productivity in business, government, and education. Visit the ECS web site:

(877) 327-8060

See the ad for ECS on page 8, of Horsham, Pa., is a leading provider of comprehensive online procurement solutions for K-12 schools. Visit the web site:

(877) 960-7246

See’s ad on page 15

eSchool News online, of Bethesda, MD, provides breaking headlines, a school technology career center, discussion groups, a free news archive, free content for web sites, and a weekly eMail newsletter. Visit the eSchool News online web site:

(800) 913-0115, ext. 115

See the ad for eSchool News online on page 43

The 2nd Annual eSchool Technology Conference and Exposition, sponsored by eSchool News, takes place in Orlando, Fla., October 2-4. The event provides blueprints, tools, and practices for the 21st century educator. Visit the eSchool Technology Conference and Exposition web site:

(800) 913-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the eSchool Technology Conference and Exposition on pages 47 and 48

Fortres Grand Corp., of Plymouth, Ind., is the maker of an innovative security agent that resides invisibly between the user and the computer. Visit the Fortres Grand web site:

(800) 331-0372

See the Fortres Grand ad on page 24

Gateway, of San Diego, is a Fortune 250 company focusing on building lifelong relationships with businesses and consumers through complete technology personalization. Visit the Gateway web site:


See the Gateway ad on pages 62 and 63

The Grants and Funding for School Technology Conference provides attendees with everything they need to know to identify and secure essential funding for their school technology programs. Sponsored by eSchool News, the event takes place in Philadelphia September 14-15. Visit the Grants and Funding web site:

(800) 913-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the Grants and Funding for School Technology Conference on page 59, of Watertown, Mass., is the world’s largest internet community for high schools. Visit the web site:

See’s ad on page 16

Jackson Software, of Glencoe, Ill., is the creator of GradeQuick, a grading, attendance, and seating chart software system. Visit the Jackson Software web site:

(800) 850-1777

See the ad for Jackson Software on page 64, of Irvine, Calif., is a leading vertically integrated web portal serving the entire education community. Visit the web site:

(949) 975-8200

See the ad for on pages 12 and 13

Keystone National, of Bloomsburg, Pa., is an accredited high school that provides students with the means to earn high school credits or a diploma from home. Visit the Keystone National web site:

(800) 255-4937

See the ad for Keystone National on page 21

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:

(877) 336-2999

See N2H2’s ad on page 37

NetTV, of San Rafael, Calif., is focused on producing superior-quality digital technology tools to enhance today’s learning environments. Visit the NetTV web site:

(800) 440-6308

See NetTV’s ad on page 25

PowerSchool Inc., of Folsom, Calif., is a leading provider of web-based student information systems to K-12 schools. Visit the PowerSchool web site :


(888) 470-0808

See the PowerSchool ad on page 18

Premio Computer Inc., headquartered in City of Industry, Calif., provides K-12 and university campuses with desktops and servers for all computing needs. Visit the Premio web site:

(800) 677-6477

See the ad for Premio on page 7

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

(800) 564-2587

See Riverdeep’s ad on pages 54 and 55, of San Francisco, is a comprehensive business-to-business marketplace for the public institutional sector. Visit the web site:

(415) 947-1030

See the ads on pages 31, 33, and 36

The School Technology Leadership Conference, sponsored by eSchool News, is the only national forum dedicated exclusively to delivering everything you need to be an effective school technology leader. The event will be held in San Diego August 10-11. Visit the School Technology Leadership Conference web site:

(800) 394-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the School Technology Leadership Conference on page 41

The Superintendents’ Technology Summit, sponsored by eSchool News, will take place in Palm Springs, Calif., October 30-31. The summit is a chance for senior education leaders to come together among respected colleagues to understand and influence the impact of technology on our schools. Visit the Superintendents’ Technology Summit web site:

(800) 913-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the Superintendents’ Technology Summit on page 38

Teacher Universe, of Emeryville, Calif., creates technology-rich solutions for improving the quality of life and work for teachers worldwide. Visit the Teacher Universe web site:

(877) 24-TEACH

See the ad for Teacher Universe on page 23

Zenith Electronics, of Glenview, Ill., is a leader in plug-in presentation equipment. Visit the Zenith web site:

(847) 391-7000

See the ad for Zenith on page 17