Administrative Assistants Ltd., of Ontario, is a developer of quality administrative software solutions for schools. Visit AAL’s web site: http://www.admassist.com (800) 668-8486 See AAL’s ad on page 26

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 29

The Beaumont Foundation of America, based in Austin, Texas, aims to fulfill the promise of the Information Age by providing every American with access to technology and the skills to use it. Visit the Beaumont Foundation web site: http://bmtfoundation.com (866) 505-2667 See the ad for the Beaumont Foundation on page 11

Book Systems Inc., of Huntsville, Ala., provides high-quality, innovative solutions for library management, including affordable library automation software that lets you tap into the internet. Visit the Book Systems web site: http://www.booksys.com (800) 219-6571 See the ad for Book Systems on page 28

CDI, of Markham, Ontario, remarkets high-quality refurbished computers and instructional technology equipment across North America, with the goal of increasing student-to-computer ratios while stretching school technology budgets. Visit CDI’s web site: http://www.cdihomeroom.com (888) 226-5727 See CDI’s ad on page 15

The Consortium for School Networking, of Washington, D.C., is a national nonprofit organization that promotes the use of information technologies and the internet in K-12 education to improve teaching and learning. Visit CoSN’s web site: http://www.cosn.org (888) 604-5209 See CoSN’s ad on page 14

eBook Systems Inc., of Santa Clara, Calif., is the creator of FlipAlbum, a program that allows you to create and share virtual photo albums on your PC, via compact disc, or online. Visit the FlipAlbum web site: http://www.flipalbum.com/m71 (866) 532-8080 See the eBook Systems ad on page 30

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 2, 3, 19, 21, and 24

The George Lucas Educational Foundation, of San Rafael, Calif., is a nonprofit organization that documents and disseminates stories about exemplary practices in K-12 public education. Visit the GLEF web site: http://www.glef.org (415) 507-0399 See the GLEF ad on page 10

Hewlett-Packard Co., of Palo Alto, Calif., is a leading manufacturer of all the essential components of technology infrastructure—servers, storage, management software, imaging and printing, personal computers, and personal access devices. Visit the HP web site: http://www.hp.com (800) 752-0900 See HP’s ad on page 9 IBM Corp., headquartered in Armonk, N.Y, provides powerful tools that help enrich educational programs. Visit the IBM web site: http://www.ibm.com/shop/gov_ed/6556 (877) 222-6426 See IBM’s ad on page 39

LeapFrog SchoolHouse, of Emeryville, Calif., publishes award-winning preK-8 curriculum and assessment content specifically designed for the classroom. Visit the LeapFrog SchoolHouse web site: http://www.leapfrogschoolhouse.com (800) 883-7430 See the ad for LeapFrog SchoolHouse on page 12

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 ads for Microsoft on pages 7 and 16

Pearson Education Technologies, of Tucson, Ariz., is a leading provider of educational software and learning solutions to K-12 schools and adult learners. Visit the Pearson Education Technologies web site: http://www.pearsonedtech.com (888) 627-LEARN See the ad for Pearson Education Technologies on the back cover

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 31

Sony Corporation of America, headquartered in New York City, is the U.S.-based subsidiary of Tokyo’s Sony Corp., a world leader in the manufacturing of audio, video, communications, and information technology products for both consumer and professional markets. Visit Sony’s web site: http://www.sony.com (800) 472-SONY See the ad for Sony on page 5

Sprint Corp., headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., is a global communications company that serves 26 million customers in more than 70 countries. Visit Sprint’s web site: http://www.sprint.com (800) 829-0965 See the ad for Sprint on page 27

United Learning, of Evanston, Ill., is a leading provider of streaming media and video content for supplemental classroom instruction. Visit the United Learning web site: http://www.unitedlearning.com (800) 323-9084 See the ad for United Learning on page 8

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