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:

http://www.ablesoft-inc.com

(856) 488-8200

See the ad for AbleSoft on page 16

Adobe Systems Inc., of San Jose, Calif., is a leading producer of illustration and design software. Visit Adobe’s web site:

http://www.adobe.com

(800) 834-3396

See the ad for Adobe on page 10

Affiliated Technology Services Inc., of Richmond, Va., and Atlanta, is the developer of KeepnTrack, a suite of automated tracking systems for visitors, volunteers, students on field trips, and more. Visit the Affiliated Technology Services web site:

http://www.keepntrack.com

(800) 296-0599

See the ad for KeepnTrack on page 43

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 7

Anchor Pad International, of Cypress, Calif., is a leading designer and manufacturer of computer anti-theft and security products. Visit Anchor Pad’s web site:

http://www.anchorpad.com

(800) 626-2467

See the ad for Anchor Pad on page 45

bigchalk.com is a leading education destination delivering all the components required to support the learning community. Visit bigchalk.com’s web site:

http://www.bigchalk.com

(610) 225-6343

See the bigchalk.com ad on page 9

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

http://www.boxlight.com

(800) 689-6676

See Boxlight’s ad on page 18

Century Consultants Ltd., of Lakewood, N.J., has been helping school districts manage information in innovative ways since 1977. Visit the Century Consultants web site:

http://www.centuryltd.com

(800) 852-2566

See the ad for Century Consultants Ltd. on page 22

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:

http://www.classroom.net/home.asp

(800) 638-1639

See the ad for Classroom Connect on page 41

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

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

http://www.dell.com

(800) 822-6078

See Dell’s ad on pages 24 and 25

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

http://www.earthwalk.com

(703) 393-1940

See Earthwalk’s ad on page 37

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:

http://www.ecsinc.net

(877) 327-8060

See the ad for ECS on page 8

Epylon.com is a cost-free, easy-to-use online purchasing system for education and government professionals. Visit the Epylon.com web site:

http://www/epylon.com

(877) 4-EPYLON

See Epylon’s ad on page 5

eschoolmall.com, of Horsham, Pa., is a leading provider of comprehensive online procurement solutions for K-12 schools. Visit the eschoolmall.com web site:

http://www.eschoolmall.com

(877) 960-7246

See eschoolmall.com’s ad on page 11

eSchool News on the web, 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 web site:

http://www.eschoolnews.org

(800) 913-0115, ext. 115

See the ad for eSchool News on the web on page 42

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:

http://www.eschoolnews.org/estc

(800) 913-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the eSchool Technology Conference and Exposition on pages 33 and 34

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

http://www.fortres.com

(800) 331-0372

See the Fortres Grand ad on page 14

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:

http://www.gateway.com

(800) GATEWAY

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:

http://www.eschoolnews.org/gf

(800) 913-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the Grants and Funding for School Technology Conference on page 36

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

http://www.jacksoncorp.com

(800) 850-1777

See the ad for Jackson Software on the back cover

Kawama.com, of Irvine, Calif., is a leading vertically integrated web portal serving the entire education community. Visit the Kawama.com web site:

http://www.kawama.com

(949) 975-8200

See the ads for Kawama.com on pages 26 and 27

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:

http://www.keystonehighschool.com

(800) 255-4937

See the ad for Keystone National on page 19

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

http://www.net-tv.net/Education/Education.html

(800) 440-6308

See NetTV’s ad on page 39

Palisade Systems Inc., of Ames, Iowa, helps organizations manage and defend both internal and internet-based networks. Visit the Palisade Systems web site:

http://www.palisadesys.com

(515) 296-6500

See the ad for Palisade Systems on page 28

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:

http://www.premiopc.com/edu

(800) 677-6477

See the ad for Premio on page 17

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 12 and 13

Simplexis, of San Francisco, is a simple, reliable, and comprehensive online purchasing system for K-12 schools. Visit the Simplexis web site:

http://www.simplexis.com

(877) 97-SIMPLEXIS

See the Simplexis ad on page 38

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 theSuperintendents’ Technology Summit web site:

http://www.eschoolnews.org/sts

(800) 913-0115, ext. 199

See the ad for the Superintendents’ Technology Summit on page 31

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:

http://www.teacheruniverse.com

(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:

http://www.zenith.com

(847) 391-7000

See the ad for Zenith on page 15