Press Release

PR Contact:
Kristen Plemon
Account Executive
C. Blohm & Associates, Inc.
netTrekker Contact:
Laura Hannah
Brand Marketing Manager
For Immediate Release
October 2, 2008
Two Top Florida School Districts and Baltimore County Public Schools Adopt netTrekker — Total Number of Students with Access Now Over 12 Million!
Three of the Nation's Largest School Districts Choose netTrekker for Web-Safe Searching

Cincinnati, OH, October 2, 2008 - Three of our nation's largest school districts have chosen netTrekker, the #1 K-12 educational search tool,to ensure their students are searching safely online. Now educators in Florida's Broward County Public Schools and The School District of Palm Beach County, and Maryland's Baltimore County Public Schools will be able to provide their students and teachers with netTrekker's top-notch educational tools and resources.

The three new district-wide adoptions bring the total number of students with access to netTrekker to over 12 million. Developed by Thinkronize, Inc., netTrekker is used by over 600,000 teachers in 21,000 schools in all 50 states.

Eleven of the top 25 school districts in the U.S. have district-wide subscriptions to netTrekker Florida's Broward County Public Schools, located in Fort Lauderdale, is the nation's 6th largest district with 283 schools, and The School District of Palm Beach County is the 11th largest district, with 185 schools. Maryland's Baltimore County Public Schools, the nation's 25th largest district, has 174 schools.

All educators were universally impressed by how well netTrekker integrates with other products to provide a seamless, standards-based solution for their schools. According to Gary Weidenhamer, Director, Educational Technology for The School District of Palm Beach County, "netTrekker provides resources that are standards based, Lexiled, and available by grade level for each subject area. The search results are filtered to provide safe and accurate digital resources for both the teacher and student. The responses from our early adopters have been extremely positive."

"Broward is making netTrekker available to our Title I teachers and students via its BEEP Teacher and Student Portals so that our teachers, students, and parents can feel secure using it to find educationally sound and appropriate web sites for teaching and learning," said Dr. Jeanine Gendron, Director Instructional Technology, Broward County Public Schools. "It will be an excellent instructional resource for our learning community."

According to Fran Glick, Resource Teacher, Baltimore County Public Schools,
"netTrekker provides our students, teachers, and parents with 24/7 access to quality web sites evaluated for their educational appropriateness and reliability. Lexile results and built in read aloud support enable teachers to meet the needs of all learners. We are confident that the inclusion of netTrekker in our digital content offerings will benefit students and teachers."

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 state standards. 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.com.

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.