3Play’s Tole Khesin will speak with Rob Haley of Boston University’s Distance Learning Department as both share information on relevant accessibility legislation and best practices for online video captioning.
Online education is gaining popularity through MOOCs (Massive Online Open Courses). But as a recent novelty, MOOCs have been built from the ground up. Traditional universities however, face the challenge of creating comprehensive online learning programs that meet the needs of all students whilst testing new technology and incorporating instructional practices. Accessibility implementation must happen on multiple levels: procurement contracts, faculty training, IT integration and online course production. - See more at: http://www.3playmedia.com/2013/05/13/upcoming-joint-presentation-boston-university-accessibility-distance-education-online-learning/#sthash.iQKwrub8.dpuf