2018 Oklahoma Statutes
Title 70. Schools
§70-1-107.1. Technology - Generally defined for educational and governmental purposes.
A. Unless otherwise specifically defined, technology is applied knowledge. For educational and governmental purposes, technology shall include but not be limited to information technology, telecommunications technology and implemental technology. Information technology shall include but not be limited to computers, computer hardware, scanners, multimedia material, facsimile, e-mail, computer software, CD ROM material or other magnetic media, computer simulations, video, the World Wide Web (WWW) or Internet, Listservs, multiuser domains and other technology used in distance learning or distance education. Telecommunications technology shall include but not be limited to local area networks and wide area networks. Implemental technology shall include but not be limited to implements, equipment, instruments or devices that promote the technology education process and are employed in the science or study of the practical, industrial, or mechanical arts or applied sciences.
B. The provisions of subsection A of this section shall apply when related to the expenditure of public funds by educational and governmental entities.
Added by Laws 1998, c. 90, § 1, emerg. eff. April 9, 1998.