What is the ADA?. The Americans with Disabilities Act (and ADA Amendments Act) is a federal civil rights law.
On February 23, 2014, the Board submitted a proposed rule to update the Section 508 Standards and the Telecommunications Act Accessibility Guidelines to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), which has 90 days to complete its review. Once cleared by OMB, the proposed rule will be published in the Federal Register and will be available for public comment for a specified period of time.
What is Captioning?
Captioning is the process of converting the audio content of a television broadcast, webcast, film, video, CD-ROM, DVD, live event, or other productions into text and displaying the text on a screen, monitor, or other visual display system.
- Provide audio descriptions for all multimedia that contains essential visual information.
Dot MishoeBianca Taylor
Director, SDAOAssistive Technology Coordinator