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

Explore our community - ALT and ITN Productions

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Digital Transformation 2022: Find out more about this year's programme and how to get involved. 

News

Annual Conference 2022

Call for Proposals for ALTC22 Now Open

06 May 2022
For the return of the Annual Conference to Manchester, UK, from 6-8 September 2022, we will bring together different critical perspectives from across our community that will examine the challenges ahead and question the shape of things to come.  We are putting our values into practice and Members...
Framework overview

Framework for Ethical Learning Technology: new developments

05 May 2022
ALT’s Framework for Ethical Learning Technology (FELT) is designed to support individuals, organisations and industry in the ethical use of learning technology across sectors. Here is an update on new developments relating to the framework:  Collaborative Review of Ethical Approaches to Online...
AmplifyFE Community Map

Levelling up learning for VocTech professionals

27 April 2022
The past two years have highlighted the urgent need to level up learning, especially in Further and Vocational Education and Training. How can we help a workforce that is already stretched and coping with much uncertainty?  One successful initiative that launched in October 2020 is AmplifyFE, a...