Strategies for Deploying Accessible Video Captions: Tegrity User Conference Session Summary

Strategies for Deploying Accessible Video Captions: Tegrity User Conference Session Summary

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

Watch the recording Last week, we were pleased take part in McGraw-Hill’s Tegrity User Conference. Spanning three days (April 10-12), the Tegrity User Conference brought together academic professionals from leading U.S. colleges and universities. During this time they shared best practices for…

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Updated June 3, 2019
Distance Learning & Online Accessibility: What Faculty with Disabilities Want Institutions to Know

Distance Learning & Online Accessibility: What Faculty with Disabilities Want Institutions to Know

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

Last Thursday, the Sloan Consortium held its third webinar in a four-part series dedicated to accessibility in online learning. The most recent webinar examined “What Faculty with Disabilities Want Institutions to Know,”. Some speakers were disabled, some were not, but all are…

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Updated June 3, 2019
eLearning and Accessibility: Disabled Students Give Advice

eLearning and Accessibility: Disabled Students Give Advice

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

On Tuesday, the Sloan Consortium continued its four-part webinar series on accessibility – this time focusing on Student & Faculty Success in Online Education. While the first webinar in January tapped the minds of top administrators for strategy on developing higher education…

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Updated June 3, 2019
Experts in Video Accessibility: Daniel Veit, Transition Specialist & Disabled Student

Experts in Video Accessibility: Daniel Veit, Transition Specialist & Disabled Student

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

Earlier this week, the Sloan Consortium continued with it’s second of four webinars focused on Student & Faculty Success in Online Education, sponsored by 3Play Media. In January’s webinar we heard from school administrators who have implemented higher education accessibility policies. This time, students got to…

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Updated June 3, 2019
Resources for Online Education Accessibility & Policy Building

Resources for Online Education Accessibility & Policy Building

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

The following list contains recommended resources for building an online education accessibility policy at your university or institution of higher learning. Should you have any questions on how to best utilize this list or have an addition, please reach out in the…

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Updated June 3, 2019
Live captioning from the ESPN man cave

Live captioning from the ESPN man cave

by Josh Miller in Video Accessibility

Many people wonder how live television programming is captioned.  Some even ask if it’s done by speech recognition since it’s often rife with funny spelling and odd mistakes (you can find some gems with a simple “caption fail” image search).  In reality,…

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Updated June 3, 2019