Read Captions Across America Day has arrived!

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Captions Across America – March 1st 2013

Today is Read Captions Across America Day! This is a great initiative set up by the Described and Captioned Media Program to encourage people to turn on the closed captioning when watching television for the educational benefit of reading and improved literacy:

What captioned media would you choose to watch? The DCMP has a library of content available online Be sure also to check out Book Box which specialises in animated stories with subtitles to improve language and literacy skills which are posted to You Tube: