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Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010
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Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle: iMoot 2010

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My slides for tomorrow's session at the online conference for the Moodle e-learning platform. …

My slides for tomorrow's session at the online conference for the Moodle e-learning platform.
Session A-10 - http://imoot.org
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  • Web site: http://maltwiki.org Conference: http://imoot.org Twitter @nfreear #maltwiki #imoot2010  
  • http://stammering.org
  • Photo, http://flickr.com/photos/nogbad/2975975670/
  • WHO, http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs300/en/ http://22frames.com/aboutus.aspx  http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs282/en/
  • TILE Project: Adaptive Technology Resource Centre, University of Toronto  http://inclusivelearning.ca Early implementation of content personalisation standards that map user preferences to content served .   Not held in a learning management system Reusable Learning Object Repository for Educators Videos with captions & audio descriptions     Stretch Project (ATRC, University of Toronto) http://stretch.atrc.utoronto.ca Project 'stretched' perceptions of artists and art students to be more inclusive of people with disabilities  Participants produced numerous examples of cultural works that include multiple sensory modalities and a gallery of works on the theme of inclusion Provided tools to new media artists for adding descriptions, captions and alternative video  
  • Pulled from: http://docs.moodle.org/en/Accessibility_notes   Discussion of Randall Hansen/CANnect study - http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=134143 http://randall.test.opensourcery.com/clients/cannect/  MDL-12298 - 14 sub-tasks + 7 dependencies.
  • Preece, Jennifer & Shneiderman, Ben (2009) "The Reader-to-Leader Framework: Motivating Technology-Mediated Social Participation"
  • http://web.sls.csail.mit.edu/lectures/ MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) are developing a system that will automatically transcribe lecture videos. They will showcase lectures that are part of MIT's OpenCourseWare initiative, http://ocw.mit.edu/ and, Provide a service where users can upload audio files for automatic transcription.
  • Caption editor - Creative Commons licences http://dotSUB.com
  • The standard, http://oembed.com Proxies, http://oohembed.com   http://viralpatel.net/blogs/2010/01/oembed-open-format-web-developers.html   http://ajaxian.com/archives/oembed-makes-embedding-third-party-videos-and-images-a-breeze
  • Full story: http://freear.org.uk/node/25
  • Flowplayer, http://flowplayer.org Personalize, http://maltwiki.org/frame?demo=1&url=http%3A//youtube.com/watch%3Fv%3Dgrqt3HoLOIA  Easy YouTube/ Chris Heilmann, http://icant.co.uk/easy-youtube/?http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grqt3HoLOIA
  • Easy YouTube/ Chris Heilmann, http://icant.co.uk/easy-youtube/?http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grqt3HoLOIA Cloudworks, http://cloudworks.ac.uk
  • http://olnet.org http://cohere.open.ac.uk http://olnet.org/node/142 http://drupal.org
  • http://viper007bond.com/2009/10/13/easy-embeds-for-wordpress-2-point-9/ http://codex.wordpress.org/Embeds
  • co-create, subtitle, data portability, crowd source, alternative format, accessibility, annotate, usability, audio description, social production, podcast, multimedia, iTunesU, mentor, community, develop, YouTube, caption, open content, transcribe, Video, Wiki, plug-in, participate, free software, in-situ, web service, social-karma.
  • Full explanation: http://freear.org.uk/node/22 Moodle bug: http://tracker.moodle.org/browse/MDL-21491
  • Web site: http://maltwiki.org Twitter @nfreear #maltwiki #imoot2010 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/
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    • 1. Enabling accessible multimedia for Moodle Nick Freear, The Open University/ maltwiki.org iMoot/A-10, Thu 4 February 2010 23:00 (Perth)...
    • 2. I have a stammer
        • Ask me to repeat if you miss something.
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        • And please ask questions (mostly at the end)!
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      • stammering.org
    • 3. Agenda
        • Introduce me
        • Questions/ polls/ statistics
        • Define terms - accessibility, captions, audio description...
        • Accessibility in Moodle - importance for teaching
        • Current state of multimedia accessibility.
        • A solution - MALT Wiki project
        • 2 strands - Wiki; web service/ player.
        • Wiki - social collaboration
        • Automatic + human captioning
        • Web service/player - features
        • Introducing oEmbed
        • The player
        • Plugins - browser  / Plugins - server (client)
        • * Demonstrations *
    • 4. Jennie Lee building, Milton Keynes nogbad/Flickr
    • 5. ?  Hands up  ?
        • Who here is a teacher? A developer-technologist?
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        • Who embeds YouTube, Flickr etc. in blogs, courses?
    • 6. Statistics
        • Hearing impairments - about 278 million people world wide, World Health Org.
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          • 8.95 mill. in UK, RNID.
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        • Visual impairments - about 314 million (45 mill. blind), WHO.
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        • Plus... learning foreign languages/ watching video in foreign language/ noisy environments...
    • 7.  
      • "Basic web accessibility is a known commodity now...
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      • But nearly ten years after specifications first required it, online captioning still pretty much does not exist."
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      • Joe Clark, A List Apart , November 2008.
    • 8. * Accessible multimedia in e-learning
      • TILE Project: Adaptive Technology Resource Centre, University of Toronto (http://inclusivelearning.ca)
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        • content personalisation
        • videos with captions & audio descriptions
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      • STRETCH Project: Uni Toronto (http://stretch.atrc.utoronto.ca)
        • "stretched" artists, tools, multi-sensory
    • 9. * EU4ALL project
      • OU, UNED, Atos Origin, York University ... many others!
      • http://www.eu4all-project.eu
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        •   Content personalisation  " I'd prefer the video with audio descriptions please! "
          • Alternatives for videos in the standards include captions, audio descriptions, sign language interpretations, transcripts
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        • AD:  http://eu4all.open.ac.uk/eu4all/mod/resource/view.php?id=75 )
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    • 10. ( Gratuitous logos ) iTunes U
    • 11. Definitions
        • Captions
          • Sub-titles, closed captions (transcript)
          • Style to indicate speaker
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        • Audio Description
          • Described video
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        • Annotations
    • 12. Accessibility in Moodle
        • Moodle 1.6
          • 1st OU - core, side blocks, standard theme+, weekscss format, calendar.
        • M 1.7
          • OU - Breadcrumb, side blocks.
        • M 1.8
          • OU/Italy-funded - Quickforms - MDL-7396 , MDL-7860 .
        • M 1.9
          • OU - MDL-12298
          • 1.9.5 - Randall Hansen/CANnect - MDL-20409 9%
        • Moodle 2 - ??
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      • docs.moodle.org/en/Accessibility_notes
    • 13. Current state
        • YouTube (captions *), Easy YouTube, Vimeo (annotate) ...
        • UToronto, ATRC - TILE (personalize), Stretch ...
        • Europe - EU4ALL (personalize) ...
        • Open University - routinely transcribe course video, not captioned
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        • Moodle - filters (YouTube...), no captions
    • 14. Doesn't YouTube do captions?
      • Yes, captions and annotations, since August 2008. However:
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        • Only the video owner can upload/ author
        • No editor
        • Captions can not be styled
        • Not open content 
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        • Only approximately 0.5% of YouTube videos are captioned (an automated search on a small corpus of 34 words - needs more work).
    • 15. Introducing MALT Wiki
      • Multimedia Alternatives Wiki
        • Wiki
        • Web service/ API/ Player
    • 16. Wiki
        • Wikipedia, Open Streetmap, Project Gutenberg, Librivox, talking newspapers, dotSUB
        • Open, collaborative, "history"
        • Motivation - feedback, recognition/ reputation, social/ community, mentoring
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        • Captions, audio description, annotations - multi-linugal
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      • ( Logos )
    • 17. Automatic + human captioning?
      • MIT Speech Language Group/ SpokenLecture
        • http://web.sls.csail.mit.edu/lectures/
        • Lecture browser + a service
        • Service will work best for series
      • Interesting - if humans are willing to edit machine-captions
        • cf. Google Translate, Babelfish + professional translator.
    • 18. dotSUB.com - transcribing
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    • 19. Web service / API / Player
        • oEmbed
      • http://maltwiki.org/oembed?url=__&format=json&theme=__&lang=__ ... ?
        • jQuery
      • http://maltwiki.org/scripts/jquery.oembed.js
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    • 20. oEmbed
        • " ...An Open Format Every Developer Should Know About ", viralpatel 2010
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        • " oEmbed makes embedding third party videos and images a breeze ", heilmann/ ajaxian 2008
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        • Simple, extensible standard - REST, JSON, XML.
        • YouTube, Flickr, Slideshare, Vimeo, Qik, Viddler, Blip, Hulu ...
        •   Open Uni - YouTube/MALT Wiki, Cohere (OLnet), Mathtran
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        •   Example syntax for jQuery filter:
      • <a class=&quot;embed&quot; href=&quot;http://youtube.com/watch?v=UniQueId&quot;>Some text</a>
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    • 21. View 'in-situ' - client-side
      • (OLnet)
    • 22. View 'in-situ' - server-side
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    • 23. Player features
        • Keyboard accessible player(s)
          • uses Flowplayer, YouTube; supports YouTube
          • Flash + HTML, Javascript, CSS
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        • Captions where available - styled for speaker
        • Experimental meta-data/ contribute/ personalization panel
        • Localized UI 
          • English, French, Spanish (latin) , Chinese (simplified)
        • Experimental user Javascript for YouTube
        • REST-ful oEmbed web service
          • jQuery, Wordpress, Drupal... Moodle integrations
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      • Demo later!
    • 24. Personalization
      • <iframe> - Title
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      • Flowplayer-based (GPL)
      • Captions - styled
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      • HTML-JS controls
      • Contribute
      • Meta-data
      • Personalize
    • 25. Demonstrations
        • (Easy YouTube - C Heilmann)
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        • Personalization
        • YouTube.com - Greasemonkey script, alpha
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        • Moodle - filter, jQuery, alpha.
        • Wordpress - 2.9 wp-config hack (< 2.9, module?)
        • Drupal - module, jQuery, beta - OLnet.org
        • CodeIgniter - hook, beta - Cloudworks.ac.uk
    • 26. OLnet / Cohere
      • Open Learning Network - researching open educational resources/open courseware, OLnet.org (Drupal)
      • Cohere - an ideas mapping tool, part of OLnet collective intelligence
          • oEmbed service on OLnet for Cohere, experimental.
    • 27. Wordpress 2.9.x - 1 line!
      • Substitute MALT Wiki as the YouTube provider:
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        • wp-config.php
      • wp_oembed_add_provider(
      •     '#http://(www.)?youtube.com/watch.*#i',
      •     'http://maltwiki.org/oembed', $re=TRUE);
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    • 28. Wordle - project  keywords
    • 29. Flash 'wmode' is harmful
        • Default - OK:
      • <object data=&quot;player.swf&quot;>
      •   <param name=&quot; wmode &quot; value=&quot; window &quot; />
      •   ...
        • Not accessible:
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      •   <param name=&quot; wmode &quot; value=&quot; transparent &quot; />
      •   <param name=&quot; wmode &quot; value=&quot; opaque &quot; />
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        • Answer - don't set wmode  -  freear.org.uk/node/22
        • Moodle - MDL-21491 
    • 30. Next steps
        • Fully support oEmbed standard, custom theme...
        • Add YouTube-based player
        • Proper 'watch' page, embed code 
        • Filter - Moodle contrib.
        • Secure funding
        • A workshop (&quot;Scripting Enabled&quot;) 
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      •   http://maltwiki.org
      • n.d.freear@open.ac.uk
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      • @nfreear    #imoot2010    #maltwiki

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