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 Systems on page 14

Apex Learning, of Bellevue, Wash., offers online Advanced Placement classes to students and schools on a per-fee basis.

Visit Apex’s web site:

http://www.apexlearning.com

(800) 453-1454

See Apex’s ad on page 19

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

http://www.apple.com/education

(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:

http://www.autoskill.com

(800) 288-6754

See the ad for AutoSkill on page 30

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:

http://www.classroom.com

(800) 638-1639

See the ad for Classroom Connect on page 35

Classwell Learning Group Inc., of Boston, seamlessly integrates instruction, assessment, and professional development to support any standards-based curriculum.

Visit the Classwell web site:

http://www.classwell.com

(866) 351-1953

See the ad for Classwell on page 5

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 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:

http://www.crossteccorp.com

(800) 675-0729

See CrossTec’s ad on page 46

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 page 7

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:

http://www.fsc.follett.com

(800) 621-4345

See the ad for Follett Software on page 47

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:

http://www.gateway.com

(800) GATEWAY

See the Gateway ads on pages 24, 25, and 28

Homeroom, from the Princeton Review, is a complete web-based assessment solution, offering an array of products and services designed to improve students’ grades and scores on high-stakes state tests.

Visit the Homeroom web site:

http://www.homeroom.com

(877) 8-HOMEROOM

See the ad for Homeroom on page 17

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:

http://www.kyoceramita.com

(800) 453-6482

See the ad for Kyocera Mita America on page 33

Meridian Creative Group, of Erie, Pa., provides math software for every student. Visit the Meridian Creative Group web site:

http://www.meridiancg.com

(800) 530-2355

See Meridian’s ad on page 32

Microsoft Corp., of Redmond, Wash., is a world leader in software for personal, business, and education use. Visit Microsoft’s web site:

http://www.microsoft.com

(425) 882-8080

See the ad for Microsoft on page 15

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:

http://www.mindsurf.net

(800) MINDSURF

See the ad for Mindsurf Networks on page 16

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:

http://www.ncslearn.com

(800) 937-6682

See the ad for NCS Learn on the back cover

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

http://www.netsupport-inc.com

(888) 665-0808

See NetSupport’s ad on page 12

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:

http://www.learningcompanyschool.com

http://www.riverdeep.net

(800) 825- 4420

See the ad for Riverdeep-

The Learning Company on page 31

Scholastic Inc., headquartered in New York City, is a global children’s publishing and media company in both education and entertainment. Visit the Scholastic web site:

http://www.scholastic.com

(800) SCHOLASTIC

See the ad for Scholastic on page 11

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:

http://www.smarttech.com

(888) 42-SMART

See the SMART Technologies ad on page 18

SurfControl, of Scotts Valley, Calif., provides filtering software that enables schools to manage internet access and provide a productive and safe environment. Visit SurfControl’s web site:

http://www.surfcontrol.com

(800) 828-2608

See the SurfControl ad on page 10

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:

http://www.getnetspective.com

(770) 936-3700

See the ad for Telemate.Net on page 20.