The Khan Academy Translation Platform is a open source web application that allows groups of volunteers to manage and organize their translation efforts.
Log into the app and you'll see all your important information at a glance. The videos are organized by importance and your personal progress is displayed on the side. Also check out the leaderboard to see how many other volunteers are active this week.
|How to be a Minion||Minion Skills||1:48||Assigned|
|How to Find a Master||Minion Skills||1:48||Assigned|
|How to Keep a Master||Minion Skills||2:08||Assigned|
|How to Find Bananas||Minion Skills||4:21||Unassigned|
|How to be a Villian||Minion Skills||2:43||Reviewed|
Sir Kevin12 Points
King Bob9 Points
Videos are essential to the application. The platform allows you to select the right video to translate and takes you through the steps of translating the video effectively. Videos can be translated either online through Amara or offline by using a text editor and a SRT file.
Translations require four steps until they are approved to go online.
This is a newly uploaded video with no existing translation.
This video has been selected or delegated to a volunteer.
This video has a translation on Amara and is ready to be reviewed.
This video has been translated and approved by the community.
The review system allows users to provide constructive criticism to improve the quality of translations.
You've just downvoted Sir Kevin's translation. Care to give them some advice on how to make it better?
Each volunteer has a profile with lists of videos they have assigned, translated, and reviewed. They can also write a short bio to introduce themselves to other volunteers.
Boss! My goal is to find the biggest, baddest villian to serve. King Bob!
We created a leaderboard so volunteers can gain recognition for their contributions.
Earn 1 point for every video translated.
Earn an extra point for every starred video translated.