Speech to Text 101

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Course Description: Speech-to-Text 101 is a one-hour self-paced module that provides an overview of fundamental concepts for understanding how speech-to-text services create access for deaf people. Learners will increase their knowledge and awareness of key concepts including: types of speech-to-text services, standard practices for implementing speech-to-text services, and how to provide services in a way that centers the deaf person in the experience. The information in this module will provide a foundation for future conversations with the student while planning for speech-to-text services.


Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this module, participants will be able to:

  • Describe different types of speech-to-text services and  state how they create access.
  • Identify standard practices for implementing speech-to-text services.
  • Implement a deaf-centered framework of service delivery


This module is pre-approved for 1 NDC Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Clock Hour.

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