WASHINGTON, D.C.--- The CEO of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) decried President Bush´s decision to eliminate Enhancing Education Through Technology (EETT) program funds from his proposed Fiscal Year 2008 budget.

"President Bush´s decision to eliminate funding for EETT fails to meet the needs of America´s students, " says Don Knezek, CEO of ISTE. "I simply cannot understand how this decision squares with the Administration´s stated goal of ensuring that our nation´s students can compete globally and effectively in math and science.

"The Administration´s proposal completely ignores the vital role digital technologies play in those disciplines," says Knezek. "Moreover,...

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