Nearly half of Oklahoma's K-12 schools rely on OneNet connectivity.
As directed by Governor Stitt’s Executive Order 2020-07 for state agencies, the majority of staff from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE), Oklahoma College Assistance Program (OCAP), and OneNet are moving to telework status until further notice, effective Wed., March 18, 2020.
State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister announced that 175 Oklahoma school districts have been awarded 50,000 mobile internet devices.
Warner Public Schools and Cross Telephone developed the Connecting the Children program to connect the nearly 200 students in Warner without internet access, so they can participate in distance learning.
During the current health emergency, OneNet is partnering with telecommunications providers and other organizations throughout the state to promote broadband availability and connectivity in local communities.
OneNet has compiled a list of resources provided by local telecommunications providers to aid residents and businesses in Oklahoma.