Dr. Laurel Borgia is an assistant professor of curriculum and instruction at Western Illinois University, where she teaches classes in reading and language arts. E-mail:

Dr. Earl H. Cheek Jr. holds the Patrick and Edwidge Olinde Endowed Professorship in Education at Louisiana State University. E-mail:

Kandy Claybaugh is the technology integration coordinator for Colorado Springs School District 11. E-mail:

Patrick Hinojosa is CTO of Panda Software USA. E-mail:

Betty Schweizer joined TIES in 1990 as director of finance and human resources. She was named co-executive director in 1999. E-mail:

Dr. Lance Wilhelm is an assistant professor in the College of Education at Arizona State University’s West Campus. E-mail:

This article originally appeared in the 02/01/2005 issue of THE Journal.

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