The Educational Software Selector

~ TESS ~


The Educational Products Information Exchange

- EPIE Institute -

Researcher ... Publisher ... Distributor

Non-Profit ... Unbiased ... Since 1967


TESS is the most comprehensive source of
unbiased educational software information available for
EDUCATORS, TEACHERS and PARENTS


TESS provides objective descriptions + rated review citations on all current software

Fully Searchable By:

TESS is available On CD-ROM (IBM & Mac Compatible) + World Wide Web - password accessible for State Consortium for Improving Software Selection "SCISS" members


The EPIE Institute has been called the
"Consumers Union of Educational Software"

TESS provides objective, high-quality information on

over ... 19,000 educational software programs from

PRE-SCHOOL THROUGH COLLEGE

from over ... 1,300 different software publishers


TESS was initially developed with support from the
Ford, Dodge & McArthur Foundations, and the Carnegie Corporation of New York

It is regarded as an unequaled resource by informed educators


Today, TESS is supported by The States Consortium for Improving Software Selection
( SCISS) ... individual sales to parents and ...


Individual site licenses are only $ 79.95; and $ 29.95 for Semi-Annual Updates

To Order TESS on CD-ROM
Send Check or Purchase Order Payable To:

EPIE Institute
103 Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY 11946


Other financial support comes from sales of State Wide Licenses to the State Consortium for Improving Software Selection (SCISS) - whose member schools can purchase it on an IBM / Mac Compatible CD-ROM, for a nominal sum of $ 10.00.


In addition, some states (TX, MA, CT, UT) enable schools to access TESS on the Internet's World Wide Web via a school password.

Has YOUR State Joined SCISS?


If Not ... Urge Them To Do So

Or ... consider buying TESS for your

school or home - NOW!


TESS's powerful SEARCH CAPABILITIES enable users to quickly access information based on specific criteria defined by the user; including:


Sample a page from the database.

To Order TESS (CD-ROM) - Send Check or Purchase Order Payable To:

EPIE Institute
103 Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY 11946


For additional information, please contact EPIE:

+1 (516) 728 9100 ( Phone )
+1 (516) 728 9228 ( Fax )
E-Mail: info@epie.org



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