P666 Teletext 666 Jan 2 00:11:10    UK NETYEAR   PASSING ON THE BATON UK NetYear has announced that, having met its key objectives, it will cease operating from December 31P0:98. "UK NetYear was set up to raise awareness of the benefits of using Information and Communications Technology," said UK NetYear's executive chairman David 'jmpre3s. "This job has been largely complated," he added. ——————————————————————————————————1'6—— Visit our website http://www.uknetyear.org Flashback Lost Touch Service pals TV
P666 Teletext 666 Jan 2 00:10:15    UK NETYEAR   GETTING SCHOOLS ONLINE The companies behind UK NetYear, which include ICL, Sun Microsystems and the Daily Telegraph, are proud of its achievements: Over 4,000 more schools connected to the Internet Free educational e-mail service to schools via Excite The "How To" guide and training CD-ROMs distributed to over 9,000 schools. ——————————————————————————————————2/6—— Visit our website http://www.uknetyear.org Flashback Lost Touch Service pals TV
P666 Teletext 666 Jan 0 00:10:14    UK NETYEAR   WHERE TO FIND HELP NOW The website will continue to be available until the end of JanuaryP0:98 From January, the "How To" guide, including the CD-ROM and BESA Buyer's guide, will be available through the British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (BECTA). A comprehensive review of the "How To" guide should be completed early in 1999. ——————————————————————————————————376—— Contact BECTA on 01203 416994 www.becta.org.uk Flashback Lost Touch Service pals TV
P666 Teletext 666 Jan 2 00:10:10    UK NETYEAR   FREE AOL INTERNET ACCESS More than 4,000 schools have taken advantage of the UK NetYear/AOL offer of free Internet accounts, and they will continue to benefit from this for as long as they wish. From JanuaryP0:99 this offer will be extended to all schools in the UK, and more services will be added. Contact AOL direct on the freefax number below. ——————————————————————————————————4/6—— Fax your request on school notepaper to AOL on 0800 279 7446 Flashback Lost Touch Service pals TV
P666 Teletext 666 Jan 2 00:11:01    UK NETYEAR   FREE E-MAIL SERVICE WITH EXCITE Excite is offering free e-mail accounts for every schoolchild and teacher in the UK for life. The na-j of the e-mail service is ExcitePost. As it's Internet based, users won't have to change e-mail address !s they change service provider or computer. Mail can be accessed from anywhere in the world and a free guide to using e-mail in the curriculum is available. ——————————————————————————————————576—— Details on the UK NetYear website or look at www.excitepost.co.uk Flashback Lost Touch Service pals TV
P666 Teletext 666 Jan 2 00:00:10    UK NETYEAR   DIARY OF EVENTS January 13-16 BETT99, Olympia, London. The major UK Educational Technology event. Bigger than ever this year, the event will occupy the Grant Hall at Olympia and will bring together a host of educational ICT suppliers, plus seminars and features like the Net@BETT For ticcdts, call the BETT Hotline on 01203 426458. ——————————————————————————————————676—— For a copy of our Newsletter,0b-mail us info@uknetyear.org Flashback Lost Touch Service pals TV