What’s a VPAT?

In an earlier post, we talked about the accessibility mindset and why it was important for creating truly accessible content and tools. But what are the concrete steps that need to be taken to increase accessibility? And how can tools like a VPAT help? Making Strategic Choices for Accessibility The first step, of course, is


Mapping Video Usage in Education

We recently held a webinar, “The Latest Word on Video in Education: Get the 2017 Survey Results,” to review the results of the State of Video in Education 2017. But during the webinar, we also polled our attendees. So we decided to share the results of that, as well! Trends in Educational Video Usage Clearly


How to Roll Out Your Video Solution

So you’ve made your decision, gotten the budget, and chosen a video platform. Here are some strategies and tips that have worked well in other organizations to successfully roll out your video solution: 1. Create a roll-out plan.  Consider the timing of when you are going to launch. Whether it’s a semester start for universities


What’s an Accessibility Mindset?

As accessibility becomes increasingly important in education, it’s important to take a step back and consider not just the tactics of making education more accessible, but the strategy.  The most important thing to understand is that accessibility is not a set of hoops to be jumped through. There’s no magic checklist that can be completed


What We Talk About When We Talk About Video Accessibility

I’m happy to report that Kaltura’s accessibility efforts continue to move in a positive direction. But what exactly does that mean to us, and more importantly to you? Well, I’m glad you asked. Kaltura has had a focus on accessibility since almost the beginning. Things like the legacy 508 Player with big buttons and high


The Impact of Video on Schools

In previous weeks, we’ve been examining some of the results of The State of Video in Education 2017 – A Kaltura Report. Now let’s focus on the impact of video on schools, both for students and teachers. Video ROI is a critical part of deciding how to deploy video in the field. How Video Affects Students First, we


5 Common Pitfalls in Lecture Capture

Earlier this week, we discussed some of the common pitfalls in lecture capture educational institutions encounter. Now, we’ve summed it up in this easy infographic. If you’re looking to install or expand a lecture capture solution, don’t get caught by some of the common traps. See how you can make sure your lecture capture works

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Avoiding the Biggest Mistakes in Lecture Capture

by Wes Haverlah Your campus needs a lecture capture solution. Maybe you’re just starting out; maybe you’re trying to make the jump from recording one or two of the biggest lecture halls to more comprehensive coverage. Either way, you can’t afford too many mistakes. Want to know how to avoid some of the big potential


How Lecture Capture is Being Approached in 2017

In previous weeks, we’ve been examining some of the results of The State of Video in Education 2017 – A Kaltura Report. Today, let’s take a look at one of today’s hot topics: Lecture Capture. Lecture Capture Today While lecture capture has become an increasingly hot topic in education, at the moment, it’s still far


The Kids of Today Are the Students and Employees of Tomorrow

Let’s talk about kids a little bit. My kids. How Kids Use Screens Today Entertain Themselves My kids love to play Minecraft. It started couple of years ago with my 9 years old, and now his younger brothers play as well, even the 5 years old. They take their imaginary worlds of knights, secret agents, family and