From The KOTV Vault: Commodore Computer Comes To Union Schools - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

From The KOTV Vault: Commodore Computer Comes To Union Schools In 1981

Posted: Updated:
Students get a chance to use a Commodore in 1981. Students get a chance to use a Commodore in 1981.

Editor's note:  We're preparing to move into a new building at the end of the year, so we're taking inventory of everything in our current one.  That includes hours and hours of old video, and we're sharing the best of what we find.

Students today may not realize that there was a time when classrooms weren't equipped with smartboards and computers.

So just how did the information superhighway come to schools in Oklahoma?  One salesman at a time.

You can see how, thanks to this story from reporter Forrest Lowry, filed on March 22, 1981.

Watch more stories from the KOTV vault here.

Special Features

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

CBS Shows

Watch your favorite CBS shows for free online.

Links

Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on News On 6? Find it here!

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.