Welcome

We are the leading professional body for Learning Technology in the UK. We support a collaborative community for individuals and organisations from all sectors including Further and Higher Education and industry and provide professional recognition and development. Membership is open to all with a professional interest in using digital technologies for learning, teaching and assessment. 

Access to expertise and CPD for all practitioners

Learning Technology is a rapidly growing industry and we can help you find the right path for your career: join ALT as a Member and become part of our network of 3,500+ Members in the UK and globally. If you are not sure where to start, have a look at recent news, our Impact Report and find out more about what we do and how we can help you. Browse the #altc blog for case studies, reviews and more or explore 25+ years of research, evidence and policy

Professional recognition and development for Learning Technology professionals

If you are looking to scale up and develop your use of technology for learning, teaching or assessment, we can help with recruitment via ALT's weekly news digest and access to the Members Directory of consultants and commercial services; we offer practical resources, our Members only discussion list, webinars and conferences to share knowledge and find the expertise you need and offer opportunities to gain professional recognition on a national stage through ALT's Learning Technologist of the Year Awards

Opportunities for leaders and institutions

For experienced professionals, we offer opportunites to advance and develop your professional practice, including CMALT accreditation pathways to a senior level and mappings to other professional frameworks, opportunities to network via local Member and Special Interest Groups, new research in Learning Technology, analysis of current trends and ways to keep informed about ALT's ethical framework for Learning Technology

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Digital Transformation 2022: Find out more about the programme and watch industry experts and ALT Members in action.  

News

New publication: Leading Virtual Teams

01 December 2022
We are delighted to announce the publication of Leading Virtual Teams - Field Notes from a CEO by Dr Maren Deepwell. This is the first new occassional publication we have published in a while and it marks an important milestone for our Association, having completed our successful strategic...
What's changed in FE and VocTech? AmplifyFE Communities of Practice Sector Audit Report 2022

New research launching at the Week of VocTech

14 November 2022
The #WeekofVocTech is a free programme of in-person and online events exploring the role of digital technology in vocational training and celebrating its impact on learners, employers, training providers and society as a whole.  We are proud to partner with Ufi VocTech Trust and part of our work...
Drawing of the words: Learning Technologists at the Core

ALT welcomes OfS Blended Learning Review

31 October 2022
Following the publication of revised conditions of registration relating to the quality of courses which came into force on 1 May 2022, the Office for Students (OfS) announced a review of blended learning in higher education. In May 2022, Professor Susan Orr was appointed to lead the review. The...