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TELNET topcat.bsc.mass.edu Username: JASON Password: guest JASON ONLINE, a computer mediated communication (CMC) system, is an integral component of a comprehensive, national teacher in-service training program administered by the JASON Foundation for Education and sponsored through the Eisenhower National Program for Mathematics and Science Education, United States Department of Education. JASON ONLINE is designed to introduce teachers to the world of telecommunicating and to provide additional resources such as classroom tips, lesson ideas, and online support for teachers using the JASON Project and the JASON curriculum. JASON ONLINE provides teachers with two services or tools: 1) JASON E-MAIL SYSTEM -- a network linking teachers around the world with other computer users, including scientists, teachers, and others. 2) JASON BULLETIN BOARD SYSTEM -- a forum for teachers to share ideas such as classroom tips, lesson ideas, and updated information on JASON expeditions.