Fred T. Hofstetter is Professor of Educational Technology at the University of Delaware. A specialist in multimedia, he developed the PODIUM multimedia application generator, the GUIDO Ear-Training Lessons, and the Serf Web-based teaching and learning environment. Dr. Hofstetter currently authors four IT textbooks for McGraw-Hill, including Internet Literacy, Multimedia Literacy, Advanced Web Design, and Internet Technologies at Work. Dr. Hofstetter has received many grants and awards and does consulting work for computer firms. He has published widely and has given lectures and workshops on multimedia and Internetworking in many locations in Europe, Africa, Australia, Canada, the United States, and the Pacific Rim. Professor Hofstetter is the winner of a gold CINDY award for his work in multimedia. He also received the Best Faculty award in the School of Education, in which he coordinates the ed tech masters and doctoral programs.