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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News

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Have your say: complete the ALT Annual Survey 2021

06 December 2021
We invite you to complete ALT’s Annual Survey, helping us capture how we are moving beyond crisis provision. The purpose of this survey is to: Help map professional practice and development in Learning Technology; Chart how Learning Technology is used across sectors; Understand current...
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Meet the OER22 Co-Chairs

30 November 2021
We are proud to announce that the next OER Conference, ALT's annual conference for Open Education research, practice and policy, will be co-chaired by the Global OER Graduate Network.  The Global OER Graduate Network (GO-GN) is a network of PhD and EdD candidates around the world whose research...

Supporting Members during industrial action 2021

30 November 2021
We are taking action to support ALT Members who are taking part in forthcoming strike action at universities in the UK, from 1st - 3rd December 2021. We have reviewed our activities and events as well as deadlines for participation as follows: Reviewed all deadlines for the ALT Winter Conference...