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Equal Access in the Classroom

12 minutes

DCMP is transitioning to player-based accessibility features, allowing for customization of captions, description, language, and playback speed. Learn more about these features and how they can be beneficial in an educational setting.

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Every student deserves equal access to learning opportunities. Giving description and captioning options to students with broad differences in their ability to see and hear makes educational media accessible to them. Provides examples of description and captioning; provides teacher testimony supporting the need for these accessibility options in educational media; and reviews the services provided by the DCMP, including the free-loan library of accessible media. (This title can be viewed online at any time by anyone at http://www.dcmp.org/equalaccess/eaic.html.)

Media Details

Runtime: 12 minutes

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Episode 1
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Grade Level: 5 - 12
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Grade Level: 6 - 12
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Episode 5
3 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
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FSDB Pineapple PD
Episode 2
3 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
Still image from: FSDB Pineapple PD: Empowering Students
FSDB Pineapple PD
Episode 8
3 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
Still image from: FSDB Pineapple PD: Making Words
FSDB Pineapple PD
Episode 6
3 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
Still image from: FSDB Pineapple PD: Math Think-Aloud
FSDB Pineapple PD
Episode 10
3 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
Still image from: FSDB Pineapple PD: Number Talks
FSDB Pineapple PD
Episode 9
3 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -
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Episode 4
4 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: PT/TT -

Viewer Comments

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    Anonymous (Ruther Glen, VA)
    December 4th, 2016 at 07:53 PM

    This video is a great resource for teachers who will have students in their classroom with any kind of disability. It highlighted the importance of having any media accessible to all students.