E-School Creates Virtual Education Hub
E-schoolz.com linksschools, teachers, parents and students in a virtual educational communitythrough access to school- and student-specific information on classes,homework, calendars, newsletters, progress reports, and school and nationalnews. The site offers secure online shopping where teachers can make all theirclassroom purchases automatically by e-mailing their needs to e-schoolz.com.Students and parents can benefit their schools by shopping on the site, where apercentage of each purchase is donated directly back to the schools.
Through InstaBid, the business-to-business procurementsolution for school district purchasing, educators benefit by obtainingsignificant cost and budget savings through aggregate purchasing volume andcontract bidding. E-schoolz.com, Augusta,GA, (706) 738-6999, www.e-schoolz.com.
This article originally appeared in the 11/01/2000 issue of THE Journal.