SLaTE 2015 - Workshop on Speech and Language Technology in Education

Leipzig, Germany
September 4-5, 2015

ClassTranscribe: a New Tool with New Educational Opportunities for Student Crowdsourced College Lecture Transcription

Jia Chen Ren, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson, Lawrence Angrave

University Of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

ClassTranscribe is an open-source, web-based platform that leverages crowdsourcing to address the problem of accurate, reliable and fast transcriptions of college lectures. Completed transcriptions provide search functionality that augments existing lecture recordings and enable enhanced educational features including closed captioning.

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Bibliographic reference.  Ren, Jia Chen / Hasegawa-Johnson, Mark / Angrave, Lawrence (2015): "Classtranscribe: a new tool with new educational opportunities for student crowdsourced college lecture transcription", In SLaTE-2015, 179-180.