Neurodiverse learners are more common than you may think. Driven by genetic and environmental factors, an estimated 15-20 percent of the world's population exhibits some form of neurodivergence. Neurodivergent conditions, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD), are overrepresented in STEM fields.
While machine translation has made remarkable strides in recent years, human involvement adds an invaluable layer of expertise, cultural nuance, and context comprehension that machines may struggle to replicate.
Private universities, as recipients of federal funding and places of public accommodation, are responsible for providing equal access to education for all students, including those with hearing impairments. Captioning video is a crucial aspect of this obligation, and it not only ensures compliance with federal laws but also promotes inclusivity, diversity, and respect within the university community.