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For Release July 11, 2002
Contact: Lea Iaricci, LCSI
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Journal Zone is the proud Winner of District Administration Magazine's Top 100 Honors

Montreal, July 2, 2002 - Logo Computer Systems Inc.(LCSI) is proud to be a winner in District Administration Magazine's Top 100 Software Awards. LCSI's well-received product Journal Zone, a cross-curricular product designed for grades 3 and up, is an international success and is a groundbreaking example of educational computing
"We are extremely proud to be awarded one of District Administrations top honors," says Michael A. Quinn, President of Logo Computer Systems Inc. "Journal Zone is a product made to bring students to new heights when it comes to reflective collaboration and making the most out of the internet resources they have access to."
The Top 100 Awards were announced in the June 2002 issue of District Administration Magazine and the focus is on the best products offered this year for K-12 education/educators.
Journal ZoneT is predominantly a "journal" that supports reflective learning within a social context. It can be used within a classroom or the user can join other classrooms from around the world. As a classroom tool, Journal ZoneT integrates three common practices of exemplary teaching -journal writing, collaboration, and scaffolding.

As a collaborative journal, Journal ZoneT, allows students to keep track of their thoughts and plans, discuss their project investigations and make dynamic online presentations. The product works well either in a lab or within classroom based computers. The software is comprised of a graphics, journal text and comments area. In the graphics area, students can present their ideas visually, using objects, backgrounds and animation. .Journal Zone is available in English, French and Spanish.
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Logo Computer Systems Inc.
LCSI was incorporated in 1980 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada. LCSI develops and markets a line of award winning constructivist educational products, including the critically acclaimed MicroWorlds line of school products and the My Make Believe family of home/school early learning software. As an award-winning publisher of software for K-12 schools, LCSI is active around the world in major technology projects that are transforming education.

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