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Last chance to vote in the ALT Trustee Elections 2019

16/08/19

Dear Members of ALT

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FHEDAWG webinar series continues on 22 August

15/08/19
  Digital Accessibility as a right 

Join us on Thursday 22 August 2019 for a special guest webinar, the next in our series of webinars with the Further Higher Education Digital Accessibility Working Group (FHEDAWG). This time we are joined by Greg Gay, as he hosts his webinar 'Digital Accessibility as a right'. Greg Gay is IT Accessibility Specialist at Ryerson University and shares this project from the Creative Commons Global Summit. 

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ALT Annual Conference 2019 - registration closing in two weeks

02/08/19

Excitement is building for the ALT Annual Conference 2019, which is now just a month away. Hosted in the city of Edinburgh and spread across three days, the event is seeking to confront and challenge established assumptions, approaches and accepted truths in relation to key dimensions of digital education, focusing on the following conference themes:

 

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Discover Edinburgh at the ALT Annual Conference 2019 #altc

31/07/19

Have you booked your place for the ALT Annual Conference 2019 in Edinburgh? As well as offering an exciting and packed programme and social events during the Conference, we have also put together a great guide of things to do in and around Edinburgh during your visit.

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Call for Papers: Research in Learning Technology Special Collection on Mobile Mixed Reality Enhanced Learning

23/07/19

ALT and RLT are pleased to announce a Call for Papers for an update to the Special Collection on ‘Mobile Mixed Reality Enhanced Learning'.

Mobile Mixed Reality (MMR) is a rapidly developing technology that is being implemented in many different learning environments. A lot has changed already since the publication of our 2018 Special Collection on MMR, and this update to the 2018 special collection on MMR for 2019 will highlight the latest research in this domain.

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Student competition to create ALT’s Awards 2019 – Update

22/07/19

 

Lisa Mclaughlin is a 2019 graduate from the B.A.(Hons) Textile Design course at Hereford College of Arts. She was delighted to win the ALT award-making competition this year. This article gives you some information about Lisa’s work, and hints at what the awards will look like (they are currently under production). To give you a clue about the source of the print on the awards, this short post gives a little bit of information about Lisa’s practice.

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A new strategy for ALT - update from the Chair and Chief Executive

16/07/19
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Dear Members

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2019 Call for nominations for Honorary Life Membership

15/07/19
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We award Honorary Life Membership to individuals whom we believe have made an outstanding and sustained contribution to the advancement of ALT's aims for the development of Learning Technology in a regional, national or international context through research, practice, policy-development, leadership, or a combination of these.

We encourage nominations from all sectors and invite you to help us recognise those individuals who have made a difference and whom you would like to see receive the Honorary Life Membership Award.

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Call for Expressions of Interest to Chair the 2020 ALT Annual Conference open until 30 July 2019

11/07/19

We are seeking experienced Co-Chairs for the 2020 ALT Annual Conference Committee. The Co-Chairs will play a major role in planning and delivery of the conference in 2020. For information about previous ALT Annual Conferences please visit https://www.alt.ac.uk/altc.

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Further Higher Education Digital AccessibilityWorking Group webinars

11/07/19

Many Members have participated in a new webinar series organised by ALT as part of our work with the Further Higher Education Digital AccessibilityWorking Group (FHEDAWG).

There have now been two webinars and recordings from both session are now aavilable:

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'Early bird' registration deadline tomorrow, 9 July - 2019 ALT Annual Conference

08/07/19
We look forward to welcoming many of you at this year's ALT Annual Conference in Edinburgh in September and this is the final reminder that 'early bird' registration closes tomorrow. 
Members can benefit from a discounted rate to attend all 3 days including the awards evening and single day tickets and non-member rates are also available.

 

'Early Bird' registration

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ALT Trustee Elections 2019

08/07/19

Dear Members of ALT

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2019 Annual Conference Programme announced

04/07/19
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The title for this year’s conference is Data, Dialogue, Doing and the programme has now been published! View it here. (The programme is still subject to minor changes.)

We are excited to have another packed programme, featuring over 100 sessions covering all aspects of learning technology, it is sure to provide an inspiring and engaging three days. Conference Themes

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Call for Members to get involved in ALT

13/06/19

It’s that time of year where we invite our Members to come and get more involved with 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.We are seeking expressions of interest from our Members from:

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Call for Expressions of Interest to Chair the 2020 ALT Annual Conference

12/06/19

We are seeking experienced Co-Chairs for the 2020 ALT Annual Conference Committee. The Co-Chairs will play a major role in planning and delivery of the conference in 2020. For information about previous ALT Annual Conferences please visit https://www.alt.ac.uk/altc

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Registration open for ALT Annual Conference 2019 – Data, Dialogue, Doing

11/06/19

Registration is open for the 2019 ALT Annual Conference, 3-5 September in Edinburgh. Register now to take advantage of the significant early bird savings. ALT Members also receive an additional 20% discount.

ALT’s Annual Conference 2019 is seeking to confront and challenge established assumptions, approaches and accepted truths in relation to key dimensions of digital education, focusing on the following conference themes:

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Closing date coming up for 2019 Trustee elections

05/06/19

We invite nominations for 2 Trustees to serve an initial three year term to be elected by Members.

We are also seeking expressions of interest for the role of  Vice-Chair of the Association to serve an initial three year term to be appointed by the Board of Trustees (formally called the Central Executive Committee).

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[Guest post] Sarah Sherman reflects on being a Trustee of ALT

20/05/19
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Back in 2011, on a bit of a whim, I thought it would be fun to propose myself and my good friend Julie Voce (now at City, University of London) as the co-chairs of ALT-C. Both Julie and I had long been supporters of the Association and thought it would be a great chance to be really involved in shaping the most relevant and influential conference of our sector.

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Participating in the Creative Commons Global Summit 2019

11/05/19

This year ALT is represented at the Creative Commons Global Summit for the first time as part of a partnership between ALT and Creative Commons for the OER19 Conference, which took place in April.

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