Choose a membership and join ALT now:
Employees of member organisations only: Join as an Associate Member
How can being a member help me?
By becoming a member of the Association you can:
Network, exchange knowledge and stay up to date with developments
- share ideas, ask questions and collaborate with other members and network at events or online;
- post your questions to our members-only discussion list, or contribute your know-how by responding to questions;
- exchange knowledge, ask questions and keep pace with innovation and pedagogy in the development of Learning Technology;
- set up new Special and Regional Interest Groups, or become involved in existing ones, including organising events or running online communities.
- Attend our conference ALTC, or one of our other face-to-face or online events where you will meet practitioners, researchers, managers and policy makers from education and industry;
- receive regular news about upcoming events, jobs and funding opportunities and submit your own for inclusion in the News Digest or Newsletter;
- attend all events at a members’ discount;
- keep in touch with us via our opt-in mailing lists, subscribe to our RSS feeds or follow us on Twitter;
Help shape the future of research and policy in learning technology
- shape the way we work and what we do by engaging in ALT’s governance;
- contribute to research publications, policy consultations and event programmes;
- contribute to our journal, Research in Learning Technology, which encourages research that informs good practice and contributes to the development of policy;
- access a world-wide network for Learning Technology via our partner organisations;
- have your work certified by peers with our Certified Membership of ALT award;
- be nominated for the Learning Technologist of the Year Award;
- Participate in ocTEL;
As a Member you also have the right to:
- vote in elections of trustees and officers and at the Annual General Meeting;
- express an interest in serving on one of our Operational Committees (Roles available within ALT provides further information);
- stand for election as a Trustee of ALT or as Vice-Chair of ALT(if over 18 and a member for 12 months when role taken up);
- express an interest in serving on the editorial board of our journal Research in Learning Technology or the Programme Committee for the ALT Conference;
Not sure which membership to choose?
If you are not sure which membership to choose for yourself or your organisation, have a look at our membership overview. This gives you a clear sense of the rights and entitlements of each type of membership and how it contributes to the community and work of the Association as a whole.
Last updated by lwyatt on 02/04/14