1998 NASIRE Award
The WORLD SCHOOL Program won a 1998 Recognition Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Information Technology from the National Association of State Information Resource Executives (NASIRE) in the category of Internet Use for Services to Citizens.
"By developing the social and economical infrastructure, WORLD SCHOOL is successfully overcoming West Virginia's limitations of terrain and isolation by providing a system with equal access for the entire state." (quoted from the 1998 Best Practices in the Use of Information Technology in State Government)
Award winners are highlighted on the NASIRE (now NASCIO) homepage at http://www.nascio.org/.