MOVIE LICENSE/PUBLIC PERFORMANCE LICENSE
The Federal Copyright Act specifies that copyrighted materials like movies can be used in your schools if properly licensed. It’s important to know that neither the rental nor purchase of a movie carries the right to exhibit it outside of someone’s home. However, CESA 7 and our partner agency can properly license movies for copyright compliant showings in your school.The cost is based on school enrollment.
Schools are obligated to provide effective communication to all individuals who seek to participate or benefit from a school district’s services. This extends to videos housed on your website or videos that students have access to. CESA 7 provides video captioning services that meet current captioning standards and protocols. CESA 7’s services are 95% accurate, distinguishes between speakers and are provided with a three day or less turnaround. Captioning services can be used for school board meetings, graduations, concerts, training videos or parent relation videos to name a few.
Website accessibility is a growing area of complaints relates to the accessibility of websites maintained by public schools districts. Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) governs and extends to website accessibility by students, parents and members of the public with disabilities. CESA 7’s and its web development partners can create a website that is ADA compliant and maintain the website to keep it ADA compliant.