(b) MULTIMEDIA OR STREAMING MEDIA
If you have video clips, be sure they are captioned.
Captioning will not only assist the hearing impaired,
but also "visual learners" and individuals with learning disabilities.
A free tool is available to help you caption your Web
videos. It is called Media Access Generator (MAGpie).
Web site has detailed instructions on how to download and use this
tool. If you would like additional help using MAGpie, request
an instructional CD.
If you have audio files, be sure they are accompanied by text transcriptions.
Again, transcripts will help the hearing impaired. Keep
in mind that they will also benefit visual learners, people with learning
disabilities, people for whom English is a second language. Great example
of web accessibility being an "electronic curb cut."
To provide a transcript, create a separate Web page with
the text transcription. Create a link to the transcript next to the the