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2017 01 04 Ltr Gov Approval Plant Board. Storyline 1 Tips. Multimedia Accessibility. W3C Multimedia Accessibility FAQ. W3C's internal multimedia accessibility policy is in place to ensure that W3C's work is accessible to all, including people with disabilities who cannot hear audio or see video, and to ensure that it meets W3C's own standards, including Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.

W3C Multimedia Accessibility FAQ

W3C Policy: All multimedia (audio or video) produced or published by W3C must be accessible at time of posting. Multimedia accessibility is easier than you might think. Don't be afraid. An Error Occurred Setting Your User Cookie. PCC Online – Faculty Resources. Successful vs. effective research presentations : Naturejobs Blog. In a disturbing trend, biomedical researchers can achieve a degree of career success despite an inability to effectively communicate scientific information, say David Rubenson and Paul Salvaterra.

Successful vs. effective research presentations : Naturejobs Blog

“I have only made this letter longer because I have not had the time to make it shorter.” – Blaise Pascal, The Provincial Letters, 1657 It goes without saying that every biomedical researcher wants to give effective presentations. 2016 Roadmap. Techniques for Creating Accessible Multimedia. The trend of digitizing technologies continues to grow worldwide.

Techniques for Creating Accessible Multimedia

Millions of websites use multimedia to increase sales of their products. Multimedia provides an extensive source for its audience, which includes information in the form of text, graphics, audio, video, podcasts, and animation. Frozen - Trailer with Audio Description. How to Create Closed Captioning in Articulate Storyline - Articulate Support.

Personalize Your E-Learning Using Gamification Techniques #134. Personalize Your E-Learning Using Gamification Techniques #134. Button with Hover State to Display Closed Captioning (CC) - Articulate Storyline Discussions. Closed Captioning Button in Player/Skin - Idea I had, but doesn't seem to be supported even though option exists? - Articulate Storyline Discussions - E-Learning Heroes - Page 1. Storyline Example: Generating Closed Captions - Articulate Storyline Discussions - E-Learning Heroes - Page 6. On-Screen Closed Captioning (Layers, Triggers, and Variable Interactivity Question) - Articulate Storyline Discussions. How to Add Closed Captions to Storyline. In a previous post we learned how to create closed captions text for your online courses.

How to Add Closed Captions to Storyline

Now we’ll learn to use that text in Articulate Storyline. Before we get started, let’s do a quick review of your closed captions source file. Regardless of the application you used to create the closed captions file, you’ll end up with the timing and the text for the captions. Section 508 ICT Refresh Is Approved in Final Rule. The US Access Board released a long-awaited final rule approving the Section 508 ICT Refresh, which harmonizes the requirements for information and communication technology (ICT) in Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and Section 255 of the Communication Act with WCAG 2.0.

Section 508 ICT Refresh Is Approved in Final Rule

The approval of the ICT Refresh means that Section 508 and Section 255 standards will finally be up-to-date with the technologies of today. These laws were originally published in 1998 and 2000, a time when WCAG 1.0 were the international standards on web accessibility. In 2008, WCAG 2.0 replaced WCAG 1.0 to keep up with technological advancements and provide an easier-to-understand and more testable set of guidelines.

Nabil Eid from Syria Middle East ICT accessibility for persons with disabilities. EPUB 3 Accessibility Guidelines. When including audio clips, ensure that the native reading system controls are enabled by default (i.e., by setting the controls attribute on the audio element).

EPUB 3 Accessibility Guidelines

This practice ensures that the control are accessible even if scripting is not available. If custom controls are provided and supported by the reading system, the native controls can be disabled by JavaScript. EPUB 3 Accessibility Guidelines. The following paragaphs of Section 1194.22 apply to all ebook content.

EPUB 3 Accessibility Guidelines

Provided for each paragraph is a description of the equivalent EPUB markup practice(s), with links to more information in this guide. Note that WCAG 1.0 criteria are referenced in the implementation sections as Section 508 only provides a mapping to the older guidelines. See the Additional Resources section for possible mappings to WCAG 2.0. (a) A text equivalent for every non-text element shall be provided (e.g., via "alt", "longdesc", or in element content). DIYcaptioning. Make your PowerPoint presentations accessible. Windows: Best practices for making PowerPoint presentations accessible The following table includes key best practices for creating PowerPoint presentations that are accessible to people with disabilities.

Make your PowerPoint presentations accessible

Add alt text to visuals and tables The following procedures describe how to add alt text to visuals and tables in your PowerPoint presentations. Summary of Section 508 Standards. About recording narration in PowerPoint 2007 and onward. When you record narration in PowerPoint, what you get will depend on which version you use.

About recording narration in PowerPoint 2007 and onward

If you choose to record narration in PowerPoint 2007, you'll see this dialog box: Change Quality opens another dialog box where you can choose from a fairly wide range of sampling rates, each with stereo or mono choices. The choices you make can a big effect on the size of the recorded narration files. The lower the sampling rate, the smaller (but lower quality) the file. Stereo records two tracks so selecting stereo will result in files approximately twice the size of mono recordings. 10 Tips for Implementing Accessible Online Media - 3Play Media. LILY BOND: Welcome, everyone, and thank you for joining this webinar entitled 10 Tips for Implementing Accessible Online Media.

10 Tips for Implementing Accessible Online Media - 3Play Media

I'm Lily Bond from 3Play Media, and I'm joined today by Janet Sylvia, who's a web accessibility trainer. We have about 45 minutes for this presentation, and we'll save 15 minutes for Q&A at the end. And with that, I will hand it off to Janet, who's going to start off our presentation. JANET SYLVIA: OK. Creating Smarter Closed Captions in Articulate Storyline. As super as Articulate Storyline 2 is for eLearning development, there are a few things left to be desired. Closed captioning (CC) is one of those things, and being in an organization that takes accessibility seriously, there was a predicament on figuring out how to incorporate an intelligent CC mechanism.

While I have seen a number of ways that somewhat address a solution, it was only recently when someone had shown me a really efficient way that can manage captioning, leaving only a few triggers to coordinate from a slide level. A New Appreciation for Audio Description - SSB BART Group. While at the John Slatin AccessU event in Austin, TX recently, I had the opportunity to learn more about audio description. What is audio description you ask? Audio descriptions provides a narrative of visual cues in movies, television shows, commercials, and other types of visual media so that visually impaired users can have a similar experience as sighted users.

The Logical Blog by IconLogic: Adobe Captivate: Accessibility Text. Once the Accessibility dialog box is open, you can type anything you'd like, import the text from the slide notes, or copy/paste the text from an existing voiceover script. I am frequently asked why it's necessary to add Accessibility text if a lesson already has voiceover audio and closed captions. It's a great question. Developing Section 508 Compliant Web Content. Introduction to Audio Description for Multimedia In addition to captions, multimedia files must provide equivalent synchronized audio descriptions for all meaningful visual content in the presentation. Many users who can’t see or interpret visual cues, titles, or visual content rely on audio descriptions for multimedia content. Audio descriptions are explanations of the visual non-decorative content directly in the narration. If planned for, this description can be provided directly in the narration of the video.

10thingstoknowreadacompliance12 2 16 final. TLH – Center for Teaching and Learning Beyond PowerPoint Lectures: Finding and Creating Effective and Engaging Learning Resources - TLH - Center for Teaching and Learning. Learning resources are an important element in any online course. They summarize key concepts, provide clarification for new or difficult topics, and give instructors another way to communicate information to students. Many instructors default to using lecture notes and standard PowerPoint presentations as learning resources; however, the online environment offers many effective and engaging instructional alternatives. Three examples of resources you can implement in your classroom include branching activities, screencasts, and open educational resources (OERs). Branching Activities Branching activities are similar to choose-your-own-adventure games; they use students’ unique input to determine the content they will interact with next.

Khanacademy. Adobe Presenter 11 and 508 Compliance? Web Design References: Accessibility. Athen Collaboration: Moodle Accessibility Collaboration Group Overview. [MDL-47168] Navigation block items not read as links or expandable to screen readers. Accessibility. Articulate Storyline and Section 508 Accessibility - Articulate Support. M4A Audio Files in PowerPoint Aren't Imported into Articulate Storyline - Articulate Support. E-Books. Storyline. Storyline 1+: Dinosaur Drag & Drop. Storyline 1+: Compare & Contrast Exercise. Storyline 1+: Web-Inspired Navigation Tutorial - Downloads.

SL1+: Digital Magazine-Inspired Template. Storyline 1: Morphing Toggle Demo - E-Learning Examples. Storyline 1: Awesome Checklist Interaction. Articulate Storyline: Six Tabs Interaction Layouts. Storyline 1 Tutorials. Articulate E-Learning Heroes Community. Create an Interactive Course Using a Single Image. SL1-ZoomDesk. Articulate Storyline 1 Tutorials. Index of Storyline Tutorials. Learn Moodle.