[MultiMedia Schools]
A Practical Journal of Technology for Education, including
Multimedia, CD-ROM, Online, Internet & Hardware in K-12
October 2002 • Volume 9, Number 5
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DirectConnect • Moving Every Child Ahead: The Quest for Evidence[Full Text]
Ferdi Serim — Page 6

- The Online Educator

Exploring the Future of Learning at ThinkQuest Live![Full Text]
ThinkQuest student journalists— Page 10

Finding the Right Fuel for New Engines of Learning[Full Text]
Adam Bickford, Susan Tharp, Paula McFarling, and Monica Beglau — Page 18

The Big6: A Collaborative Workshop[Full Text]
Margaret Lincoln — Page 26

CyberBee • Electrifying Experiences[Full Text]
Linda C. Joseph — Page 30

Making IT Work for Learning• The School Web Site: A Servant to Many Masters
Trevor Shaw— Page 48

- Practical Matters

The Media Center • Smart Spending: What Would You Do with $1,000, $10,000 or $100,000?[Full Text]
Mary Alice Anderson — Page 15

Keyboarding—It's Not Glitzy, But It's Sure Important
Rob Reilly — Page 36

Validating Video's Value: The Making of a School Orientation Video
Ray Medeiros — Page 42

The Net Works • Internet Crime: What's Hot, Statistics, Reporting Incidences
Rob Reilly — Page 68

- Reviews/Products Tested

The Reference Shelf • Research, Free Resources, and Follett's Pathways to Knowledge
Jean Reese — Page 46

Product Reviews • Electronic Resources for Schools
Kathie Felix — Page 51

HardwarePage 51
eInstruction Classroom Performance System • Mike Ballard
Logiblocs Super Inventors Lab • John Drag, Jr.
SMART Board Interactive White Boards • Mike Ballard

Elementary/Middle School Software/Web SitesPage 57
Learn About Life Science: Animals • Susan Hixson
GeoKit: Fish, Reptiles, & Amphibians • Sally Finley

General Interest Software/Web SitesPage 60
Bioscopia • Sally Finley
Kids Domain • Charles Doe
Reading for Meaning Online • Charles Doe

- Departments

NewsWatch[Full Text]
Kathie Felix — Page 8

NetWatch[Full Text]
Kathie Felix — Page 9

TitleWatch[Full Text]
Kathie Felix — Page 50

-Index to Advertisers

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