AMC to Provide Captioning for the Hard of Hearing Community: Helps Non-English Speakers as Well


Major news outlets reported recently that AMC is providing open captions in over 200 of their theaters. Open captioning is text for the deaf or hard of hearing that is up on the screen for all viewers to see; it provides not only dialogue but also sound effects and music descriptions. Currently, deaf and hard […]

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Podcasts as a Language-Learning Tool


Having enjoyed exponential growth in popularity over recent years, podcasts are now a common part of many people’s everyday lives, with nearly one-third of Americans listening to podcasts at least once a month for education, entertainment, inspiration, and news. In particular, podcasts have proven to be a great tool for learning and practicing foreign languages […]

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