Get involved in ALT

Each year we issue an open call for Members to become more involved in the work of ALT. Taking an active part in the work of the Association ensures that all activities are shaped by Members’ priorities and also offer valuable opportunities for professional development and recognition. This year's call is now open, and there are lots of ways you can get involved:

Help lead our publications and events

  • Webinars: All ALT Members can suggest topics for webinars or lead webinars as part of our year-round CPD activities. 

  • #altc blog: Become an #altc blog editor or write for the blog

  • Online Winter Conference: Become a Session Chair at the Online Winter Conference 2020

  • OER21: Volunteer for the OER21 Conference Committee

  • Research in Learning Technology: Express an interest in becoming an Editor for Research in Learning Technology

  • Become a reviewer: for the Research in Learning Technology Journal

​Network, collaborate and join up with other Members

  • Members Groups: bring together individuals or organisations within ALT around a common theme. Member groups are open to all Members and cover the UK in geographic areas (see map). You can join the following groups: M25, East Midlands, West Midlands, White Rose, North West England, Wales, Northern Ireland, Scotland, South West, South East, North East, East England via the groups page.

  • Special Interest Groups (SIGs): which open to all and are currently active  in the following subject areas Open Education Special Interest Group, Learning Spaces SIG

  • In addition, we continue to support a mailing and discussion list for Members working in Further Education established by the FELTAG SIG.

  • You can see updates on Member and Special Interest group activity on the blog.

  • CMALT: Act as a peer assessor for Certified Membership assessments


 To express an interest in getting involved with ALT, please complete this form by Tuesday 15 September 2020.

​More ways to get connected

Whether you are new to ALT or have been a Member for a while, have a look at different ways to connect with the community.