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ALT contributes learning technology professional profile as part of building Jisc’s digital capability project

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 digital skills used by staff across and within different roles, showing how new areas of practice...
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Membership fees remain unchanged and membership information is updated

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 endorsed the recommendation not to raise fees put forward on behalf of members by Sarah Sherman, Chair...
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ALT responds to Higher Education Funding Council for England Consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework

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 members over 2300 individuals and 180 organisations.  About the consultation (full details here):...

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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...
27 February 2017
We are pleased to be joined by two outstanding keynote speakers for this year’s Annual Conference. Peter Goodyear is Professor of Education at the University of Sydney, a position he took up in 2003...
21 February 2017
If you are booking travel or are undecided about registering for #OER17, you might want to make sure you stay to the very end as we’ve got an amazing plenary panel lined up, ‘Mapping the Politics of...
16 February 2017
Research in Learning Technology is ALT’s Open Access online journal. Research in Learning Technology publishes papers concerning the use of technology in learning and teaching in all sectors of...
15 February 2017
“Academics never stand on ladders, only working class people.” Hans Rosling, ALT Conference, 9 September 2008, in Leeds. Many people will have been sad and shocked that Hans Rosling “a kind and...
13 February 2017
The second Playful Learning conference, based at Manchester Metropolitan University and organised in conjunction with the ALT Playful Learning SIG (formerly Games and Learning SIG), will be running...
09 February 2017
Last year the OER16 conference committee invited you to create images that we could use to promote the event. We liked the results so much that we invite you to impress us again by letting your...