The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) represents individual and organisational Members from all sectors and parts of the UK. Our Membership includes practitioners, researchers and policy makers with an interest in Learning Technology. Our community grows more diverse as Learning Technology has become recognised as a fundamental part of learning, teaching and assessment.

Our charitable objective is "to advance education through increasing, exploring and disseminating knowledge in the field of Learning Technology for the benefit of the general public". We have led professionalisation in Learning Technology since 1993.

What we value and what we do

Our current strategy sets out our aims for 2017-2020:

Increasing the impact of Learning Technology for the wider community, strengthening recognition and representation for the Membership at a national level and leading professionalisation for individual Learning Technology professionals in a broad range of roles.

You can explore the strategy slides, download the full text in PDF or Google docs. Visual content is available on Flickr.


ALT Annual Conference 2018 - Earlybird registration available until 18 July

03 July 2018
  Earlybird registration available until midnight, 18 July.   Register before 18 July to get the 'early bird' rate and if you are not already an ALT Member you can join to benefit from the member discount by adding that to your booking. Information on membership options. This year we have...
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Call for Papers: Research in Learning Technology Special Collection on Mobile Mixed Reality Enhanced Learning

19 June 2018
ALT’s Open Access academic journal, Research in Learning Technology (RLT), publishes peer-reviewed research that forms an evidence-base for good practice and policy development in education and technology. Following the significant recent themed collection on Playful Learning, ALT and RLT are...

#altc 2018: Will you be a part of it? Exhibitor opportunities

19 June 2018
This year the ALT team are heading to the University of Manchester for our 25th Annual Conference.  With delegates from across the globe attending over three days, the annual conference offers an exciting opportunity for organisations to display their area of expertise within learning technology. ...