Press Release

PR Contact:
Kristen Plemon
Account Executive
C. Blohm & Associates, Inc.
netTrekker Contact:
Laura Hannah
Brand Marketing Manager
For Immediate Release
October 16, 2008
Thinkronize Continues Expansion into Canada with Leading K-12 Safe Search Tool, netTrekker
Prince Edward Island Signs Province-Wide Agreement for netTrekker

Cincinnati, OH, October 16, 2008 - All elementary school students in the Province of Prince Edward Island now have access to the #1 educational search tool for K-12 schools, netTrekker Using netTrekker, students and educators have fast and easy access to more than 300,000 educator-selected digital resources, aligned with provincial outcomes and expectations, that support and enhance the complete curricula. This is the first province-wide agreement Thinkronize, Inc., developer of netTrekker, has signed with a Canadian department of education.

netTrekker's safe and valuable digital resources are custom designed to help every child learn. The Prince Edward Island (PEI) Department of Education and Early Childhood Development has purchased netTrekker for all of its elementary schools bringing netTrekker to 8600 students in 46 schools across the province.

According to Guy Albert, Education Technology Coordinator for the Prince Edward Island Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, "netTrekker permits students and teachers to surf the Internet for educational sites in a safe environment and we are pleased to offer it to all elementary students and teachers in the Province. The decision to purchase netTrekker was based on the feedback from educators who piloted the product. Teachers were very impressed with the ease of use, the search criteria and the selection of sites as well as the administrative tools that enable teachers to share information and monitor student use."

"We are thrilled about our continued expansion into Canada and this first province-wide deal with Prince Edward Island's Department of Education and Early Childhood Development," said Randy Wilhelm, CEO, Thinkronize, Inc. "Currently over 100,000 Canadian students are searching safely with netTrekker and we hope to continue to add to that number."

About netTrekker
netTrekker is the #1 K-12 educational search tool that transforms digital content into safe, valuable, custom designed resources for educators and students. Unlike ordinary search engines, netTrekker provides fast and easy access to more than 300,000 digital resources that have been evaluated by a team of expert educators for superior quality and academic appropriateness, organized by grade and readability level and aligned with provincial outcomes and expectations. The company's unmatched proprietary technology adds valuable differentiated instruction features to the content mix. Using netTrekker, educators, school librarians, students, and parents save valuable time because they are directed to relevant, reliable, websites every time-meaning less time spent on searching and more time focused on teaching, learning, and achieving. For more information visit www.netTrekker.ca.

About netTrekker

netTrekker is dedicated to enhancing the learning environment by providing highly effective technologies that deliver rich educational content to students and teachers in a safe, relevant, easy-to-use format. The netTrekker product portfolio includes educational search tool, netTrekker Search and personalized student workspace solution, igotta. netTrekker also provides solutions focused on professional development, global services and print-to-digital transition of education agencies and publishers. Founded in 1999, netTrekker is widely recognized as the first standards-based educational search tool and is currently serves millions of students and is present in over 18,000 K-12 public and private schools across U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.