virtual conference

Subject: virtual conference
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 1996 15:46:07 -0400

This came across from the Fedix alert system today. Thought some of you might
find it beneficial, so here it is.....

Best Wishes

CJ Rodkey
PTK-LFM Advocate
Pittsburgh  (GO STEELERS!!!)
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To: (Charles J Rodkey)
Date: 96-10-09 19:38:50 EDT

Today's FEDIX OPPORTUNITY ALERT!!! search has found 1 opportunity  
that matches your Personal Interests Profile. Enclosed below are 
the first 20 lines of each matching opportunity. To view the complete
text, go to the URL listed immediately below the announcement.

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> NASA's K-12 Internet Initiative will conduct a virtual conference,
> from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT, on Saturday, Oct. 12, that will allow people
> from across the globe to participate in on-line, interactive events via
> the Internet. In order to participate, individuals will need access to
> the Internet via a graphical Web browser and a minimum of a 14.4 Kbps
> modem connection.
> Titled "NetDay & Beyond," the information will focus on the kinds of
> resources that are available for teachers and students on the Internet
> and will explore technical issues which arise as school sites maintain
> and utilize an Internet connection. These scheduled events will enhance
> the volunteer NetDay96 effort to wire the nation's K-12 classrooms to
> the Internet during the month of October.
> To make "NetDay & Beyond" possible, the NASA K-12 Internet Initiative is
> partnering with the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the
> Environment (GLOBE) Program and NetTEAM96.  GLOBE is a worldwide network
> of students, teachers, and scientists working together via the Internet
> to study and understand the global environment.  NetTEAM96 is a
> consortium of nine high technology companies working together to help
> schools throughout the nation get wired to the Internet.
> “NetTEAM96" includes AppleComputer, Asante Technologies, Cisco Systems,
> Farallon Communications, NETCOM, Netscape, Spyglass/SurfWatch, 3Com and
> U.S. Robotics.  The consortium provides ongoing product and service
> donations, price discounts and technical expertise to NetDay96
> participants.

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        Computer Education & Literacy