Top 100 Products

Budget Busters

Trimming district budgets is always challenging.

Software Winners

Powerfully Connected


Online purchasing amplifies the power of group buying.

By The Numbers

District Purchasing Priorities

First Edition

Special issue features Top 100 K12 Products.

Internet Winners

User-Created Online Media

Hardware Winners

Affordable and Productive

BOOKS: Hott off the Press

If you’re looking for verification of No Child Left Behind’s worth, you might want to skip this section. Many of the books chosen, from Reading The Naked Truth to Not With Our Kids, come out swinging against NCLB.

SOFTWARE: Transitioning

Two forces—technology advancements and the specific NCLB requirements—had a hand in almost every item chosen in this category, from Apple’s Jaguar to CompassLearning’s standard-based tool Explorer.


The biggest benefits of the Web—limitless space and the ability for users to customize its information—are leading factors in each of the sites chosen this year.