Kickstart Initiative: Connecting America's Communities to the Information Superhighway
This publication is intended to help community leaders launch KickStart initiatives to bring their communities onto the information superhighway. Contents: connecting people and communities to the information superhighway (realizing the benefits; highlighting the ingredients of success; showcasing success tories); a leadership guide to getting there (identifying costs and sources of funding); resource on intellectual property, privacy and security; resources for communities (print and online resources; examples of acceptable use policies).
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Page 114 - ... (1) the purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes; (2) the nature of the copyrighted work; (3) the amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole; and (4) the effect of the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.
Page 7 - The Information Superhighway is more than the Internet. It is a series of components, including the collection of public and private high-speed, interactive, narrow, and broadband networks that exist today and will emerge tomorrow.
Page 143 - Common Ground: Fundamental Principles for the National Information Infrastructure (Washington, DC: US Department of Commerce, March 1995).
Page 153 - Project promotes public interest values and noncommercial services for the National Information Infrastructure through research, policy analysis, print, video, and online publishing and outreach to nonprofits and foundations.
Page 139 - Connecting Students to a Changing World: A Technology Strategy for Improving Mathematics and Science Education (Washington, DC: Committee for Economic Development.
Page 141 - AMERICAN FEDERATION OF MUSICIANS 1501 Broadway, Suite 600, New York NY 10036. 212/869-1330.
Page 142 - Information Industry Association 555 New Jersey Ave. NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20001 Tel...
Page 163 - ... responsible for good behavior on school computer networks just as they are in a classroom or a school hallway. Communications on the network are often public in nature. General school behavior and communications apply. The network is provided for students to conduct research and communicate with others. Access to network services is given to students who agree to act in a considerate and responsible manner. Parent permission is required. Access is a privilege — not a right.