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Video Accessibility Resources

Per Section 508 of the Americans with Disabilities Act and Quality Matters best practices for instruction, faculty who provide instructional videos to students must provide them with closed captions or text transcripts of the video’s content.  What are Closed Captions and Transcripts? Closed captions are synced text subtitles that represent all speech and sounds occurring […]

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Boost Engagement with NBC Learn Video

MATC’s Distance Learning department is proud to announce the availability of a new tool that faculty can use to provide students with engaging, accessible instructional video: NBC Learn. Available within Blackboard, NBC Learn is a collection of more than 21,000 videos, documents, and images that can be integrated with classroom lectures and online teaching materials. […]

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Upcoming Webinars: Tips for Testing Website Accessibility, Creating Accessible Online Courses, & More

  Upcoming Webinars: Tips for Testing Website Accessibility, Creating Accessible Online Courses, & More Over the next few months, we will be holding several webinars that will provide tips for creating accessible online content. You can register using the links below to learn about testing for website accessibility, creating accessible online course content, understanding closed […]

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Recorded Webinar: How Copyright and Fair Use Impact Third Party Captioning for Educational Video

Recorded Webinar Aired on 04/02/2015   We’re sorry you couldn’t attend this webinar on April 2. Below, please find a link to watch a recording of the webinar that includes closed captions and a searchable interactive transcript. Watch the webinar now: http://www.3playmedia.com/how-it-works/webinars/copyright-04-02-2015/ Webinar Description One of the great challenges of using videos that you don’t […]

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