Advanced Academics, of Oklahoma City, offers accredited secondary education courses to students in grades 6-12 via the internet. Visit the Advanced Academics web site:

(866) 2-eLEARN

See the ad for Advanced Academics on page 43

AlphaSmart Inc., of Cupertino, Calif., provides affordable and effective technology solutions for the education market. Visit AlphaSmart’s web site:

(888) 274-0680

See AlphaSmart’s ad on page 27

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD), of Sunnyvale, Calif., is the second-largest supplier of Microsoft Windows-compatible processors and a leading supplier of flash memory. Visit the AMD web site:

(800) 538-8450

See the ad for AMD on page 11

Apex Learning, of Bellevue, Wash., offers online Advanced Placement classes to students and schools on a per-fee basis. Visit Apex’s web site:

(800) 453-1454

See Apex’s ad on page 7

Apple Computer Inc., of Cupertino, Calif., is a leading provider of computing technology and services to schools. Visit Apple’s web site:

(800) MY-APPLE

See the ad for Apple on pages 2 and 3

AutoSkill International Inc., of Ottawa, Canada, is a leading provider of software-based literacy interventions for underachieving students of any age or ability. Visit the AutoSkill web site:

(800) 288-6754

See the ad for AutoSkill on page 32

Bigchalk, of New York City, is an education destination delivering all the components required supporting the learning community. Visit bigchalk’s web site:

(800) 860-9228

See the bigchalk ad on page 10

Classroom Connect, located in Brisbane, 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 29

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 page 13

CrossTec Corp., of Boca Raton, Fla., is the maker of the award-winning NetOp family of remote management and training software products. Visit the CrossTec web site:

(800) 675-0729

See CrossTec’s ad on page 54

Curriculum Mapper, produced by WestJam Enterprises Inc. of San Francisco, is a web-based system that enables administrators and teachers to share, analyze, and align their school’s or district’s curriculum. Visit the Curriculum Mapper web site:

(800) 318-4555

See the ad for Curriculum Mapper on page 12

Excelsior Software Inc., of Greeley, Colo., is the largest company that is solely devoted to the development of electronic gradebook products and accessories. Visit the Excelsior Software web site:

(800) 473-4572

See the ad for Excelsior Software on page 25

Follett Software Corp., of River Grove, Ill., is a leader in library automation and management tools for K-12 education. Visit the Follett Software web site:

(800) 621-4345

See the ad for Follett Software on page 55

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


See the Gateway ad on page 5

Henrico County Public Schools, of Richmond, Va., recently signed a deal with Apple Computer to supply 23,000 Apple iBooks to the district. Henrico County currently is seeking a new technology director.

Visit the Henrico County web site:

(804) 652-3656

See the ad for Henrico County Schools on page 28

Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, based in Austin, Texas, is a Harcourt Classroom Education company and a recognized leader in secondary educational publishing since 1866.

Visit the Holt, Rinehart, and Winston web site:

(800) 544-6678

See the ads for Holt, Rinehart, and Winston

on pages 47, 49, and 51

Kyocera Mita America, of Fairfield, N.J., is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of digital copiers, printers, and scanners. Visit the Kyocera Mita America web site:

(800) 453-6482

See the ad for Kyocera Mita America on page 9

Meridian Creative Group, of Erie, Pa., provides math software for every student.

Visit the Meridian Creative Group web site:

(800) 530-2355

See Meridian’s ad on page 42

Mindsurf Networks, of Baltimore, uses state-of-the-art tools that merge technology and learning to help educators streamline their tasks, improve productivity, and cultivate communication.

Visit the Mindsurf web site:


See the ad for Mindsurf Networks on page 50

NCS Learn, of Tucson, Ariz., is a leading provider of educational software and learning solutions to K-12 schools and adult learners.

Visit the NCS Learn web site:

(800) 937-6682

See the ad for NCS Learn on the back cover

Riverdeep-The Learning Company, of Cambridge, Mass., is a leading publisher of interactive education products for the K-12 market.

Visit the Riverdeep-The Learning Company web sites:

(800) 825- 4420

See the ad for Riverdeep-The Learning Company

on page 15

Scantron Corp., of Tustin, Calif., provides schools with advanced survey software, turnkey systems and services, and products for the collection, management, and interpretation of data.

Visit the Scantron web site:

(800) 722-6876

See the ads for Scantron on pages 19, 21, and 24

SMART Technologies Inc., of Calgary, is a market leader in developing products for shared spaces, including the SMART Board, an electronic interactive whiteboard. Visit the SMART Technologies web site:

(888) 42-SMART

See the SMART Technologies ad on page 26

Telemate.Net Software, of Atlanta, offers easy internet access management solutions, from URL filtering to reporting products used to eliminate risk and save time.

Visit the Telemate.Net Netspective web site:

(770) 936-3700

See the ads for Telemate.Net on pages 35, 37, and 40