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#OER18 Call for Proposals is now open!

16 October 2017
We are delighted to announce that the #OER18: Open to All Call for Proposals has now been published. The 9th Open Educational Resources Conference, OER18: Open to All, will be held from 18 to 19 April 2018 in Bristol. The conference themes for submission this year are: How can open practice and...
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A special thank you to ALT's Journal Editors

25 September 2017
Since ALT's Open Access journal, Research in Learning Technology, has re-opened for submissions in July, eight original articles have been published and dozens of submissions received. We are now looking to approaching a steady state for the operation of the journal in partnership with Open...
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Register now for the free Digital Skills CPD course

25 September 2017
Building on the highly successful Blended Learning Essentials series of MOOCs, the third course, entitled ‘Developing Digital Skills,’ has just been launched and will start on 2 October. This course, commissioned and funded by the Ufi Charitable Trust is designed specifically for the Vocational...

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21 August 2017
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21 August 2017
The agenda for the AGM and related information, including arrangements for proxy voting, has now been published on the AGM page. As a member of ALT or the representative of a member organisation,...
15 August 2017
The ALT Learning Technologist of the Year Awards 2017 will be presented at the ALT Annual Conference in Liverpool, on 6 September 2017. Voting is now open for the Community Choice Award. Find out who...
09 August 2017
This year the EdTech podcasts is one of the supporters of ALT's Annual Conference and in the run up to the event in September,  ALT's chief executive Maren Deepwell joined host Sophie Bailey to talk...
20 July 2017
Voting to elect two new Trustees will open on 1 August 2017. The election will be carried out by the Electoral Reform Service. Eligible Members will receive voting instructions via email and any...
18 July 2017
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17 July 2017
The #altc blog gives voice to news and opinions of Member of ALT. It publishes blog posts on a variety of topics of interest to the Learning Technology community, from reviews of conferences, new...