Epson offers a wide range of products for your school. From award winning color ink jet printers to scanners to multimedia projectors and document cameras, Epson's high-performance, easy-to-use products are ideal for the classroom. Moreover, because they are from Epson, you are assured of great service, support, and savings. Epson representatives will help you choose the best products for your needs, answer your questions, inform you about extended warranty options and offer installation and product training support. Epson understands the challenges educational institutions face in today's environment of budget cutbacks. That's why we offer a number of ongoing incentives and special programs to qualified educational institutions. To find out more about incentive programs and promotions currently available, contact your Epson Account Representative and visit us at www.epson.com/k12.
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netTrekker is the trusted search engine for schools that saves K-12 students and educators time. Unlike ordinary search engines, netTrekker contains only academic-focused websites that are organized around the K-12 curricula and aligned with state standards. These websites are prescreened by a team of 400 educators and librarians for academic integrity and age appropriateness, so users get high quality, contextual results, every time. And netTrekker gives educators easy access to online resources, like lesson plans and learning exercises, that link directly to their state's standards and benchmarks. These online resources enable educators to easily integrate standards into their everyday curriculum.
Sprint, a global integrated communications provider serving more than 26 million customers in over 100 countries, understands the importance of education and provides innovative technologies to enhance learning. Serving approximately 5,000 schools across the U.S., Sprint is widely recognized among educators for developing state-of-the-art technologies for education, including the Empowered EducationSM desktop. For more information, visit www.sprint.com/education.
Atomic Learning provides web-based software training for dozens of applications students and educators use everyday. Our just-in-time approach is focused on answering the common questions people have when learning popular software applications. Atomic Learning delivers a library of thousands of short, easy-to-view-and-understand tutorials that can be used as an integral part of a student curriculum, or a staff development program. A subscription to Atomic Learning provides access to over 6,000 tutorials on over 60 different software applications, and a library of technology centered lesson plans and curriculum tools — all for one low annual fee. It's the best bargain in education!
eInstruction is the global leader in response pad technology with over 600,000 pads in the marketplace worldwide. Whether you desire to use infrared pads or radio frequency pads, eInstruction's solutions offer you the greatest value for student interactivity, testing, and collaborative learning. eInstruction in conjunction with Glencoe, Holt Rinehart, and Winston, ITP, MacMillan, Prentice Hall, Scott Foresman, and other publishers has millions of questions free of charge to your school in the form of content within CPS. Use CPS to obtain feedback from all of your students, providing a non-threatening environment in which all types of learners can actively participate.
Dukane Audio Visual is an industry leader in sophisticated presentation solutions for K-12 and Higher Educational institutions across the country. We are a division of Dukane Corporation, a privately held company for more than 80 years and a diversified global manufacturer and marketer of advanced technology products. From dynamic projection systems to integrated classroom controls, Dukane Audio Visual offers custom configurations for classrooms, conference rooms, libraries, auditoriums, and gymnasiums. Since 1922, Dukane products have been supported by our industry leading warranties and exceptional customer service. For additional information, please contact your local authorized Dukane dealer or visit us on the web at www.dukcorp.com/av.
Qwizdom is an educational software company dedicated to making teaching easier and learning fun! Qwizdom's infrared multi-key student remotes will maintain an interactive environment where class is attentive and students score higher. The computer will automatically grade tests and provide immediate feedback to every student in class. Teachers can conveniently bring up new materials, step through problems, call on students, and track student responses from anywhere in the classroom with the teacher's remote. Qwizdom curriculum software is available for grades K-12, and can easily be used by all educators, from the novice to the technically-advanced computer user.
Riverside Publishing is the assessment division of Houghton Mifflin Company, one of the nation's leading providers of information through publications and services. We are dedicated to providing content and service to enable lifelong learning. As the publisher of some of the most widely respected and enduring traditions in educational assessment — The Iowa Tests™, the Woodcock-Johnson™ family of products, the Gates-MacGinitie Reading Tests™, and the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale — Riverside brings a broad history of excellence and expertise to the development of new tools to help you gather information about student progress in your schools. Our array of products and services support a wide range of educational needs. New delivery capabilities enable Riverside Publishing to deliver web-based solutions that assess knowledge and promote learning. The combination of quality content from Riverside Publishing and new Internet technologies makes Riverside Publishing your complete web-based assessment company. For more information, please visit www.riversidepublishing.com.
Since 1979, Software Technology Inc. has provided practical, affordable student information management systems to K12 schools across North America. STI's suite of products and services encompass all facets of student and faculty records. From the STIClassroom system that brings attendance, grade book and a curriculum based lesson planner, to STIOffice which streamlines information for the entire student body and faculty. Communications with the family are handled by a variety of systems, allowing all schools, regardless of budget, to enjoy the benefits. By striking a balance between customer needs and current technologies everyone succeeds, students, parents and faculty.
Network security and student safety has never been easier than with SurfControl and its family of products. SurfControl, the #1 Web and e-mail Filtering Company in the global security market, provides the most advanced filtering software available with solutions for all networks. Encompassing web and email filtering, and artificial intelligence, SurfControl is now uniquely positioned in the global market as the only company that can provide the complete filtering solution. Visit www.surfcontrol.com for more information.
United Visual is Chicago area's premier professional audio/visual dealer and systems integrator specializing in a/v systems for schools and universities. United Visual is a complete audio/visual solutions provider offering a/v system design, system installations, staging and lighting services, repair and maintenance services, a/v rental gear and full line equipment sales. United Visual is an authorized dealer and service center for many leading manufactures in the pro a/v industry. Manufacturer lines include Sharp, Sony, Epson, Mitsubishi, AMX, Crestron, Tandberg, Polycom, Extron, Draper, Samsung, Panasonic and many others.
In 1986, a group of approximately 30 educators met to discuss the possibility of forming a statewide organization for computer-using educators. Since its inception, ICE has steadily grown. The organization has continually expanded its membership and has shown leadership in encouraging the development growth and use of technology in all facets of the educational process. ICE has come a long way in a short time. The dedication and energy that has characterized ICE in the past will continue to make it the viable, important organization it is today.
Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning
MACUL is a 5000+ member non-profit organization dedicated to supporting education using technology to benefit student academic success. Established in 1975, MACUL is an affiliate of the International Society for Technology in Education and provides professional development programs, grants to educators, and hosts one of the midwest's largest conferences for educational technology.
Check out What's Happening at http://www.macul.org.