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 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

 

Next Event: Annual Conference 2024

News

Call for Expressions of Interest to Chair OER25

12 June 2024
We are seeking enthusiastic open educators to Co-Chair the 2025 Conference Committee for the 16th annual conference for Open Education research, practice and policy. Key to planning and executing the event, the Co-Chairs will shape the conference programme and social events. The conference evolves...

A message from ALT's Chair: CEO recruitment

05 June 2024
Dear Members, As you know, ALT has been without a permanent CEO since September last year. KerryPinny, ALT’s Chief Operations Officer, has been acting as Interim CEO in the meantime.Thanks to the ALT Team, the Board of Trustees and I have been able to take the time tofocus on what ALT needs from...

ALT Awards submissions closing soon!

30 May 2024
Entries for the ALT Awards 2024 are still open until 11 June 2024, meaning there is just over a week to submit your entry. This year’s Awards Ceremony will take place on 4 September, as part of the ALT Annual Conference 2024, held in Manchester.  With the awards now in their 17th year, this year we...