NetSchools chairman Dezell dies; veteran of electronic ed. industry

January 2000
Electronic Education Report;01/19/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p7
Trade Publication
Pays tribute to NetSchools chairman James Dezell who died on January 7, 2000, due to complications from a surgery. Dezell as co-founder of NetSchools; Commitment to the education technology industry; Remarks from Linda Roberts, director of the Office of Educational Technology and Special Adviser to the Secretary United States Department of Education on Dezell's leadership to the industry.


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