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Thu, 16/07/2015 - 14:07

In many subjects, students (and teachers) have a choice about which texts or resources to study. For students who use captions, it makes sense to choose texts or resources that have captioned film versions available.

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Wed, 15/07/2015 - 15:19

Access and opportunity combine with the use of captioned video in the classroom to provide necessary context, as well enduring information, after the initial learning experience passes.

Considering that captions are really just words used...

Thu, 09/07/2015 - 11:39

Discovery Kids [link is external] is Australia’s only dedicated educational channel for primary-school aged children (5-12). From launch on Foxtel in 2014, 100% of the content on Discovery Kids has been...

Tue, 16/06/2015 - 17:38

One of the identified audiences for Media Access Australia’s CAP THAT! campaign is students with diverse learning needs. This includes students who have an Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), which represents about 0.5% of...

Tue, 09/06/2015 - 14:38

Worldwide studies have identified that captions can play a vital role in improving literacy levels of students. Improved reading skills is one of the main objectives for Media Access Australia’s CAP THAT! campaign, which targets...

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