Impact of Captions & Transcripts on Student Learning & Comprehension

FREE WEBINAR: Wednesday, June 26th at 2pm ET

Webinar Overview:

As an institution, the University of South Florida St. Petersburg (USFSP) is making significant strides to create a more accessible campus.The university’s accessibility committee is passionate about making sure that all students are provided with the most helpful tools. That’s why they set out to see if they could find a meaningful difference between the benefit of closed captioning and interactive transcripts in the classroom.

In this webinar, Lyman Dukes III, Ph.D., Karla Morris, M.Ed., and Casey Frechette, Ph.D from USFSP, three of the researchers leading the study, will dive into their findings.

This webinar will cover:

  • Findings from the study thus far
  • The value of closed captions for students
  • The value of interactive transcripts for students
  • Takeaways and strategies for your institution

Registration Info:

You will receive a confirmation email with details for logging into the webinar.

This webinar will be hosted on Wednesday, June 26th from 2pm-3:00pm ET. Convert your time zone.

Presented By:


Karla Morris, M.Ed. 

Manager of Instructional Design Services 

University of South Florida, St. Petersburg


Lyman Dukes III, Ph.D.


University of South Florida, St. Petersburg


Casey Frechette, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

University of South Florida, St. Petersburg