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Archive: VDRDC Webinar: YouDescribe – How You Can Add Audio Description to Any YouTube Video!

Learn about YouDescribe, the exciting new tool developed by the Video Description Research and Development Center (VDRDC). YouDescribe is a FREE tool that anyone can use to add description to YouTube videos. YouDescribe includes everything needed to create description; all you need to provide is a microphone. In addition, YouDescribe has a FREE embeddable player which can be used to include described videos on your own site.

The webinar will include a review of the basic rules for creating description, as well as demonstrations on: registering as a YouDescribe user; recording descriptions with YouDescribe; playing described videos via YouDescribe; and embedding YouDescribe videos on web pages. Presented will be information for teachers on how YouDescribe can be used to improve accessibility of video for students who are blind/visually impaired, and an overview of educational resources provided by the DCMP.

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    1. Will you please provide contact information for the presenters?

      Josh Miele - jam@ski.org; Rick Boggs - rickeyboggs@gmail.com; Owen Edwards - owen@ski.org; Ting Siu - ting.siu@gmail.com; Mary Ann Siller - dmasiller@sbcglobal.net; Jason Stark - jstark@dcmp.org

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