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Now open for entries: 2017 Learning Technologist of the Year Awards

19 April 2017
The Awards are open to individuals and teams based anywhere in the world and celebrate and reward excellent practice and outstanding achievement in the learning technology field and to promote intelligent use of Learning Technology on a national scale.  First, second and third prizes will be...
Maren Deepwell at OER17

Chief Executive's report April 2017

10 April 2017
Dear Members of ALT My report would usually have reached you in February, but to celebrate the launch of the new strategy, it was time for the Trustees of ALT to write to you instead. If you haven’t already, do read their announcement of the strategy. You can also explore the strategy slides,...
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OER17: The Politics of Open - Conference catch up

07 April 2017
This week 185 participants came together in London for the OER17: The Politics of Open conference and many more participated online.  OER17 presented an opportunity for open practitioners, activists, educators and policy makers to come together as a community to reflect on ‘The Politics of Open’....

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06 April 2017
Dear educators, All over Europe, you are working towards shaping a new education system. A system that is collaborative, open and invites you to make the most of the tools and technologies around you...
30 March 2017
In light of the significant difficulties encountered after the current publisher Co-Action transitioned to Taylor & Francis, the Trustees of ALT have taken the difficult decision to suspend...
27 March 2017
This year we celebrate a special Open Education Week 27-30 March in the Year of Open. All across our community of Members and beyond we come together to advocate for openness in Education and the...
23 March 2017
Jisc have developed a series of role profiles to complement the Digital Capability Framework developed as part of the ongoing Building Digital Capability project. The profiles provide examples of the...
21 March 2017
The Association's membership fees won't increase in 2017 across any categories of membership. After a review of progress in delivering the strategy and member services over the past year Trustees...
17 March 2017
ALT has responded to the Higher Education Funding Council for England Consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework. The response was submitted by ALT as a membership body, representing as...
17 March 2017
The Call for Proposals is now open and the deadline has been extended to Midnight BST, Monday 27 March 2017. Submit your ideas for a poster, lightening talk, presentation, panel, demo, workshop... or...
15 March 2017
The #OER17 conference takes place in London on 5-6 April, it provides an ideal opportunity for anyone interested in learning more about open resources, policy and practice to connect with experts and...
01 March 2017
This report presents findings from the third Association for Learning Technology (ALT) Annual Survey. Results of the survey are openly published each year in spring. Both the ALT Annual Survey and...
01 March 2017
The Chair and Trustees of ALT are delighted to announce the new ALT strategy 2017-2020. This three year plan will underpin all of the organisation’s activities until 2020. Developing a new strategy...