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Re: can someone recommend blind friendly elearning software or system


From: Zde┼łek Vopat
Date: Sep 18, 2012 5:30PM

Lucy, what are you refering to? What does that videoconference plugin do?
How many participants can the videoconference host simultaniously or which
software does it support?
Anyone has some other suggestions?
Many thanks.

-----Original Message-----
[mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of Lucy Greco
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:31 AM
To: WebAIM Discussion List
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] can someone recommend blind friendly elearning
software or system

i might have agreed until this mornings message about Montana using it
with bad results.

On 9/18/12, John E Brandt < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:
> It sounds like Moodle http://moodle.org/ could be the solution you could
> use. Moodle is a free open-source learning management system. You would
> need
> a hosting service to install it on. There are some 3rd party hosting
> companies that will set it all up for you for a price.
> There is a free video conference mod
> http://moodle.org/plugins/view.php?plugin=mod_videoconference but I have
> never used it so I don't know if it will work with your assistive
> technology.
> Perhaps others will chime in on this.
> ~j
> John E. Brandt
> www.jebswebs.com
> 207-622-7937
> Augusta, Maine, USA
> -----Original Message-----
> [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of Zdenek Vopat
> Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2012 4:37 PM
> Subject: [WebAIM] can someone recommend blind friendly elearning software
> or
> system
> Hello listers:
> I am a blind user of jaws and I would like to start an elearning site,
> where
> I could teach social science courses using jaws. Can someone point me to
> write solution?
> My requirements are as follows:
> 1. audio or video conferencing where I would talk to students and they
> would
> send me their questions by chat on the same principe as jaws webinars or
> similar.
> 2. way that sutdents could access online notes which would be password
> protected but the students could not download them.
> 3. students would first pay for my course and then they would receive a
> password.
> 4. giving online tests that would students do online.
> Just a regular elearning.
> If you could guys point me to the right direction I would be thankful to
> you.
> Also do you know what happend to European project on accessible elearning
> alpe? The email address of the project <EMAIL REMOVED>
> does not function.
> Anyway what elearning solution could you recommend and what would be its
> cost and if jaws scripting would be needed what would that cost.
> Zdenek
> > > messages to <EMAIL REMOVED>
> > > >

Lucia Greco
Web Access Analyst
IST-Campus Technology Services
University of California, Berkeley
(510) 289-6008