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Wikimedia in Education: Online Launch

01 April 2020
Wikimedia UK and the University of Edinburgh are pleased to launch the new publication Wikimedia in Education, a collection of case studies from practitioners across the UK who have successfully integrated Wikimedia into their courses. Wikimedia is a valuable tool for education, enriching the...

#altc Call for Proposals deadline Thursday 2 April

30 March 2020
  The Call for Proposals for ALT’s Annual Conference 2020 is due to close Thursday 2nd April 2020. All submissions are made via the ALT Online Submission Form Call for Proposals open until 02 April 2020 This year’s conference focuses on inclusivity as its overarching theme and our ability to...

A personal message to our Members from the Chair of ALT

27 March 2020
Dear Members  A personal message from Sheila MacNeill, Chair of ALT: ALT is working hard to support Members during the current crisis and we have put support in place including weekly drop-ins, resources and more on our homepage.  Our Members are under exceptional pressure as institutions plan...

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18 March 2020
We support our community during this crisis. Our members are under exceptional pressure as institutions plan and implement social distancing measures within learning and teaching. We are regularly...
16 March 2020
The Learning Technologist of the Year Awards are still open for entries, with the closing date in just one week, on 30 April 2020. The Awards celebrate and reward excellent research and practice and...
12 March 2020
Dear Members The Board of Trustees met on 12 March to review the situation of the OER20 Conference in light of the developing COVID-19 outbreak.  The Board reviewed all aspects of the conference, our...
11 March 2020
The ALT Annual Conference 2020 Call for Proposals has been extended.  The new deadline is Thursday 2 April 2020.  We have taken this action to support the submissions of ALT Members and conference...
03 March 2020
We are delighted to announce that we have now finalised our judging panel for the 2020 Learning Technologist of the Year Awards.  Entries for individuals, teams and research projects are open until...
02 March 2020
Founded in 2013 by the Open Education Consortium, the goal of Open Education Week is to raise awareness and showcase the impact of open education on teaching and learning worldwide. ALT's 2020-25...
28 February 2020
The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) is the leading professional body for Learning Technology in the UK. We represent individual and organisational Members from all sectors including...
25 February 2020
The AoC, Jisc and the Department for Education are currently exploring the potential for Educational Technology (EdTech) to improve the learning offer for students and professional practice for...
24 February 2020
Hi I’m Lizzie, and I’m the Learning Technologist of the Year 2019! You don’t really get used to saying that, and it certainly gets no less embarrassing being introduced as such by colleagues at every...
18 February 2020
  We are taking action to support ALT Members who are taking part in forthcoming strike action in the UK [University and College Union (UCU) announcement of strike action on pensions and on pay and...