3Com Corp., with headquarters in Santa Clara, Calif., provides top-notch computer networking solutions for schools and businesses. Visit 3Com’s web site:


(800) 638-3266

See 3Com’s ad on page 23

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 26

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


(800) 538-8450

See the ad for AMD on page 5

AutoSkill International Inc., of Ottawa, 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 12

Centurion Wireless Technologies Inc., of Lincoln, Neb., designs and manufactures antennae and power products for wireless applications. Visit the Centurion web site:


(800) 228-4563

See the ad for Centurion on page 18

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


(866) 351-1953

See the ad for Classwell on page 27

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 15

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 pages 2 and 3 Hewlett-Packard Co., of Palo Alto, Calif., is a leading manufacturer of all the essential components of technology infrastructure—servers, storage, management software, imaging solutions, personal computers, and personal access devices. Visit HP’s web site:


(800) 752-0900

See HP’s ad on pages 20 and 21

InFocus Corp., of Wilsonville, Ore., is a worldwide leader in digital projection technology and services. Visit the InFocus web site:


(800) 294-6400

See the ad for InFocus on page 17

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 28

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

Renaissance Learning Inc., of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., combines learning information systems software, research, and professional development resources to help educators dramatically accelerate learning for all students. Visit Renaissance Learning’s web site:


(800) 338-4204

See the Renaissance Learning ad on page 9

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:



See the ad for Scholastic on page 7

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


(800) 828-2608

See the SurfControl ad on page 8

Telemate.Net Software, of Atlanta, is a division of Verso Technologies Inc. and the creators of the NetSpective web filtering and reporting product. Visit the Telemate.Net web site:


(770) 936-3700

See the ad for Telemate.Net on page 16