Svce. Creates & Hosts K-12 Home Pages
A new Internet service for K-12 institutions, SchoolSite will host a school's Home Page on the World Wide Web, including free monthly updates&emdash;for $90a month.Students, parents and teachers can access the site at any time from school or home, interact with each other, then from there, go out and traverse the rest of theInternet.School staff can create their own Home Page, or the firm will create it via a customizable Home Page template. The template includes a Welcome Tour,Student/Teacher Center, Student Newspaper, Homework Reference, School Events and Sports Calendars, Science Lab, Parent/Alumni News and StudentProjects.Each school is initially allotted 1MB of server space. Since Home Pages are on SchoolSite's own server, no access to school files is possible. Affordable scanningand digitizing services are also offered. SchoolSite, Washington, DC, (800) 964-7483, www.schoolsite.com.
This article originally appeared in the 10/01/1995 issue of THE Journal.