Court reporters provide closed captioning with realtime technology.
48 million deaf and hard-of-hearing Americans depend on quality closed captioning for inclusivity–even life and death in the event of disasters and emergencies.
There is an expanding need for more captioners because of the explosion of new content being added daily on YouTube and other online platforms. Court reporting schools need funding to provide new captioners to fill these positions.
Our elected officials are accessible.
After extensive training overseen by Dave Wenhold and Jocelyn Moore, NCRA Government Relations, volunteers from across the nation lobbied on Capitol Hill, one of the largest turnouts for Boot Camp. NCRA sought to ensure that the Training for Realtime Writers grant was included in the Higher Education Act at the same funding levels as before.
Lisa Migliore Black of Louisville, Kentucky, started her day with a meeting with Erica DiCio (pictured above), Legislative Assistant to House Representative John Yarmuth. Next, Lisa headed over to the Senate for meetings with Legislative Aides Andrew Swafford and Quentin Scholtz. The day ended on a high note with Senator Rand Paul’s legislative Counsel, Ericka King (pictured below).
NCRA 2.0 at Work
Many thanks to our NCRA board for their dedication to our profession. The excitement you’ve created with your new direction for our association is palpable. We appreciate your leadership!
Emerging Ethical and Legal Issues Related to the Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR), Voice Cloning, and Digital Audio Recording of Legal Proceedings
In an unprecedented move, NCRA has published “Emerging Ethical and Legal Issues Related to the Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR), Voice Cloning, and Digital Audio Recording of Legal Proceedings,” its first white paper highlighting...
Did You Know … Court reporters and captioners use cutting-edge technology to bring the spoken word to text accurately in real time Their unique skills are in high demand and so are job opportunities It doesn’t take a four-year degree and high tuition costs to reach...
Migliore and Associates would like to welcome our newest videographer and office assistant, Ashleigh Skaggs. Our business cannot run without someone scheduling, billing, processing transcripts, and so much more. Behind the camera, she will be recording and...